December 10, 2008

A no-fly zone to protect Linux from patent trolls

On Tuesday a consortium of technology companies, including IBM (IBM), will launch a new initiative designed to help shield the open-source software community from threats posed by companies or individuals holding dubious software patents and seeking payment for alleged infringements by open-source software products.

Link: legalpad.blogs.fortune.cnn.com

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