Libra keyboard creator says it’s in talks with Brydge over lawsuit, but Brydge says that’s not true
The Libra keyboard attached to an iPad Pro. | Photo: Sam Byford / The Verge
The maker of the Libra keyboard has told multiple Kickstarter backers that it’s “actively communicating” with Brydge regarding a lawsuit filed over the device last week. But Brydge says that isn’t true: it hasn’t actually heard from Libra’s creator, and the Kickstarter campaign hasn’t responded to Brydge’s attempts to reach out.
Brydge filed a lawsuit last week alleging that the Libra keyboard, which attaches to an iPad Pro to turn it into something that closely resembles a MacBook Pro, violates a patent it owns and relies on for its own iPad keyboards.
But there was some confusion in the lawsuit: there’s almost no information out there…