Lenovo, MediaTek, Motorola and AMD all involved.
The US International Trade Commission began a patent infringement probe after ZiiLabs claimed that 17 firms were importing products to the United States in violation of its patents on graphics processors and DDR memory controllers.
Should not have really tried it
Nvidia is probably regretting its moves to turn into a patent troll last year as they appear to have backfired terribly.
ITC rules in Samsung's favour
The US International Trade Commission has cleared Samsung and Qualcomm from the claim that they used Nvidia patents without permission.
Prices will drop
A new global trade pact that removes tariffs on more than 200 bits of IT gear mean cheaper prices around the world.
But will not be banned
Software giant Microsoft has lost a potentially costly patent battle against "patent holding outfit" InterDigital.
Investigating patent infringement claims
The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) is investigating complaints filed by Samsung against Nvidia.
Microsoft opens the champers
Scared companies pay up
Motorola might have a case
But considers it a win