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Hacking through the Software Patent Thickets

"Probably the vast majority of patents are granted for very specific aspects of a given field. On their own, they do nothing...

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Will Microsoft Crumble In The New Era Of Tech Threats?

Recently, numerous posts have been found on the web heralding the end of Microsoft, in a world where cloud-based initiatives are gaining traction, and Microsoft is seen as not grokking the cloud...

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Salesforce, Microsoft, and Patent 'Alley Thugs'

Marc Benioff,'s CEO, uses an earnings call to diss Microsoft and its patent lawsuit.
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End Software Patents Collecting Names of On-the-Fence Decision Makers

End Software Patents is anticipating the US Supreme Court decision in the Bilski case and is collecting names of people that would be good to send a copy of...
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Google Backs Open Codec Against Patent Trolls

'Very confident' in face of Jobsian FUD Google I/O  Google is "very confident" that the newly open-sourced VP8 video codec will stand up to the sort of patent attack Steve Jobs warned of...
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