A few weeks ago we saw that Google He would immerse in the war of patents a group hiring experts on patents to protect Android demands, well, it seems that it has already begun work that group of experts, since Google has just acquire 1.030 patents owned by IBM.
With this acquisition, Google hopes further strengthen its operating system Android to the continuous demands that this suffering from either directly or indirectly. Surely the next step is to try to use these new patents front who has sued Android to get agreements like this already trying to HTC against Apple.
Google hopes to keep buying more patents to protect Android, Chrome OS and manufacturers who bet on their products. A few months ago Google tried to buy 6,000 patents to Nortel Networks but eventually acquired these patents with consortium consisting of several companies, including Microsoft and Apple.