Apple and Samsung have just convened into a San Jose, California courtroom to begin the second day of the Apple vs. Samsung trial. Apple’s SVP of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller is currently on the stand, with SVP of iOS Software Scott Forstall up next. We’ll be updating this thread throughout the day with live tweets and analysis from those inside the courtroom. Follow along and share your thoughts below!

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The Verge is also updating their liveblog from within the courtroom.


This is what they didn’t want:

Schiller just revealed how much Apple spends on advertising:

In fiscal 2008, the company spent $97.5 million on iPhone ads in the U.S. alone. That figure climed to $149.6 million in 2009 and reached $173.3 million for all of fiscal 2010. Ont he iPad, thec ompany spent $173.3 million in 2010.

Scott Forstall takes the stand.

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