Microsoft sues Motorola, citing Android patent infringement (ars technica)

The latest in a series of patent cases involving Android has been launched
by Microsoft against Motorola. Ars technica reports:
"The patents are all related to key smartphone experiences that
include syncing e-mails, calendars, and contacts, scheduling meetings, and
notifying applications about changes in signal strength and battery
power. Microsoft specifically names two Motorola devices, the Droid 2 and
the Charm, but says these are just examples and not a comprehensive

Florian Mueller has posted his first reaction to the news here.