First of many reversals to occur, based on how bad US patent laws are and not just by Apple. In the last 5 years, the number of lawsuits initiated by "patent trolls" who bought up patents, but make no products and have a single intent to just sue for money has doubled and will triple if patent laws aren't better governed... soon.
I get it now. Slapppy's spores were a long-term thing. He was here, he sowed the seeds, and they hibernated for a few years before popping up in many different forms.
Either that or you're just LizSanford back again.
And in the minds of the telecoms who sell the things and who would know what is cheaper. Or do you contest that?