Sony, Immersion Settle Vibration Technology Patent Suit

Sony Corp. and Immersion Corp. said they have settled their long-simmering patent dispute over the vibration technology that shakes video game controllers, and will work together to bring the so-called "rumble" function back to PlayStation products. The litigation threatened to halt Sony’s U.S. sales of PlayStation and PlayStation 2 consoles, controllers and games that use Immersion's "vibro-tactile" technology.

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