Japan’s largest intercom maker, Aiphone is talking with Apple about the possibility that Apple’s ‘iPhone’ may violate its ‘Aiphone’ trademark.[…] Thanks to geekchic for providing this nice story on Digg (more than 37Diggs).
What other users say about this:
GaiDiggingJin: Not true Tivor…
Aiphone is spelles as “aihon”, アイホン.
Tivor: The article ought to mention that iPhone and Aiphone are spelled exactly the same in Japanese katakana (アイフォン).