Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 26th Apr 2011 11:48 UTC, submitted by Elv13
Multimedia, AV And the fight continues. Only a few months after the desperate move by the MPEG-LA to get anyone - anyone - to submit patents to a possible WebM patent pool, Google and the WebM community have struck back. A whole slew of major companies have formed the WebM Community Cross-License initiative, basically a sort-of Open Invention Network for WebM.
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RE: Some patents might be legit.
by renox on Tue 26th Apr 2011 13:25 UTC in reply to "Some patents might be legit."
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Depends: here in Europe, we don't allow software patents (well we're supposed not to allow them at least).

So in Europe, all these software patents *are* ilegitimates and have no merit.

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