To people who aren’t avid tech buffs, a Samsung Galaxy SII smartphone looks and acts an awful lot like an iPhone — so much so that, when California-based Apple sued the Korean firm Samsung for patent infringement, a Silicon Valley jury was likely to find for the hometown electronics maker on at least some counts. Yet Apple’s victory in the case was far more resounding than the circumstances warranted.
Unlimited access to BostonGlobe.com for only 99 cents for the first 4 weeks.Sign up
Are you a home delivery subscriber?
Get FREE access as part of your print subscriptionStart Here
Contact us for help