Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 29th Jul 2011 20:51 UTC, submitted by fran
Google "Google Inc. said Friday that it has purchased technology patents from International Business Machines Corp. as the Web-search giant stocks up on intellectual property to defend itself against lawsuits." This article lists some of them. Google on the defensive. You kind of have to when you find yourself on the receiving end of the Apple-Microsoft-Oracle cartel's lawsuit stick.
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RE: If I owned a patent
by SunOS on Sat 30th Jul 2011 17:30 UTC in reply to "If I owned a patent"
SunOS
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And how does that show that patents are meant to encourage innovation?

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