Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 3rd Mar 2013 13:48 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless At TechCrunch, Jolla's CEO Marc Dillon explains why his company will focus on China, Finland, and the rest of Europe first, ignoring the US. "The US market is not on the radar as yet, as he says the patent landscape there 'raises a barrier' of entry to newcomers (he's especially critical of overly aggressive use of design patents)." Considering the patent mess in the US is only getting worse, expect to see more of this in the future. Jolla is making a wise decision by ignoring the US - as a young technology company, you're far better off focusing your attention elsewhere.
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RE[2]: Ignorance
by shmerl on Mon 4th Mar 2013 18:03 UTC in reply to "RE: Ignorance"
shmerl
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Not anymore. After SOPA fiasco, the pressure on the government increased. There is still tons of corruption, but the war for open computing is only beginning.

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