Amazon Gets Apple's Lawsuit Over 'App Store' Tossed Out

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Apple had been suing Amazon over its use of the term “App Store” to describe its Android-based app store.Apple calls its app store, “App Store,” and therefore believed it held an exclusive right to the name.

According to an alert from Bloomberg News, Amazon won a dismissal of Apple’s claim against Amazon.

This is probably for the best. Trying to trademark App Store seems silly.

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