This is My Next’s Nilay Patel goes into great detail on the suit between Skyhook wireless and Google for the rights to provide Wifi-GPS on Motorola on Samsung phones.  The whole thing is a bit tl;dr for us but there are some notables:

Andy Rubin’s emails to Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha threatening to “stop ship” over the Skyhook issue.

 

Also, the infamous “using compatibility as a club email below from Dan Morrill, below:

 

 

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