PARIS, Oct 8- Airlines already know how to pack' em in, but in future they may be able to pile' em high thanks to a blueprint for split-level seating invented by planemaker Airbus. "They are covering themselves for what the future may or may not hold, but... there is no intention to bring this to a real design for any near-term scenario," said cabin interiors expert Mary Kirby,...» Read More
The companies also agreed to conclude their patent litigation, which involved imaging technologies, Kodak said.
The Washington Research Foundation has sued mobile phone makers Nokia, Samsung Electronics and Matsushita-owned Panasonic for infringing on a patent for wireless Bluetooth technology.
Private generic drugmaker Ratiopharm International had challenged the patent, which led to the decision.