Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 22nd Nov 2006 22:51 UTC
Linux While Microsoft may cast the Nov. 2 patent cooperation agreement it pushed on new partner Novell Inc. as a way to protect corporate users of the SUSE Linux operating system from potential lawsuits, CIOs today said they weren't worried in the first place.
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Ribbon UI
by bungle on Thu 23rd Nov 2006 16:38 UTC
bungle
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2006-08-21

Well, the whole thing is that Novell has a patent for Ribbon UIs, :-)

PS. I'm just spreading FUD, but don't blame me, MS started it first.

Edited 2006-11-23 16:39

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RE: Ribbon UI
by dylansmrjones on Thu 23rd Nov 2006 16:57 in reply to "Ribbon UI"
dylansmrjones Member since:
2005-10-02

Honestly.. does Novell have such a patent? O_o

In that case... Can I please have the patent for breathing? It's sort of my invention you know ;)

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