Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 28th Sep 2011 15:36 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless This is the biggest one yet. Microsoft's professional extortion campaign - the third side of the same triangle it shares with Apple and Oracle - has finally hit Samsung. The two companies have signed a patent licensing agreement concerning Samsung's use of Android, in which a rumoured fee of $15 (!) per device will flow from Seoul to Redmond. Not entirely coincidentally, that's about the price of a Windows Phone 7 license.
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RE: Do we know which patents?
by Thom_Holwerda on Wed 28th Sep 2011 16:03 UTC in reply to "Do we know which patents?"
Thom_Holwerda
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Money.

Not sure if that's the answer you're looking for, but generally, whenever crap like this happens, the answer is 'money'.

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