It's possible but according to someone on Reddit, they have been conversing with SpeedStacks over the phone about this issue and apparently SpeedStacks was able to prove that the timers are in violation of their patent. Whether this is true or not, it would be nice to have them respond to my 2...
I received this email from SpeedStacks today and it seems legitimate. I asked for more information about the specific violation. Thoughts?
"It has come to our attention that your company is advertising a cubing / sport stacking timer for sale on...
OP: If you are looking to pick up a new cube, I can give you some cost-effective solutions. At your current speed, I wouldn't recommend jumping into a "higher-end" speedcube otherwise you may run the risk of not being able to control it and just getting frustrated. Check out some of...
I was probably in the process of unpacking some new stuff when you checked. I have a few other new things including the TangLong on the way so you may be able to get some other stuff whenever you get around to ordering it :)
I have it for sale for 16.95 with free shipping and 20% off using the discount code "speedcubes"
I can ship it as soon as tomorrow morning :)
I see. That is exactly why I stopped dealing with Chinese companies so many years ago. Some of them are good but the majority of them just don't respond. It has been 8 years and I still haven't gotten two of my packages from Cube4You haha. My only response was " :S "