Ina Fried for Re/code:
“Apple and Google have agreed to dismiss all the current lawsuits that exist directly between the two companies,” Apple and Google said in a joint statement. “Apple and Google have also agreed to work together in some areas of patent reform. The agreement does not include a cross license.”
However, the move doesn’t bring an end to Apple’s patent issues against makers of Android hardware, most notably Samsung.
The Cold War continues.