Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 19th Nov 2011 00:10 UTC
Legal The legal fire between Barnes & Noble and Microsoft is flaring up even more. B&N has filed a compilation or prior art to Microsoft's patents. B&N is proving just how easily and quickly Samsung, HTC, and other buckled to Microsoft's protection racket: we're talking 43 (!) pages of prior art, drawing from things like old Netscape releases, GNU Emacs, and much more. If B&N can create such a monumental list of prior art, why didn't Samsung or HTC? Amazing.
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Comment by JokeyRhyme
by JokeyRhyme on Sat 19th Nov 2011 01:06 UTC
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I hope Google sends some help to Barnes & Noble. They don't seem to need it yet, but Google should at least recognise that one company is doing what no-one else has done: bringing the fight to Microsoft.

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