Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 4th Apr 2011 20:05 UTC, submitted by JAlexoid
Google Considering the massive FUD-attack currently underway against Android vendors, this news doesn't come as a particular surprise: Google has announced plans to acquire Nortel's immense patent portfolio for defensive purposes. Google's blog post on the matter couldn't be more bitter and direct.
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Nice Spin Thom
by tyrione on Mon 4th Apr 2011 21:58 UTC
tyrione
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2005-11-21

Google is one of several bidders, including Apple.

Will you whine for an all out war against Apple upon their outbidding the smaller Google?

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RE: Nice Spin Thom
by JAlexoid on Mon 4th Apr 2011 23:43 in reply to "Nice Spin Thom"
JAlexoid Member since:
2009-05-19

Google is one of several bidders, including Apple.

Will you whine for an all out war against Apple upon their outbidding the smaller Google?


It's a bit more about the reason why Google is doing it. And "everyone" knows Thoms stance on software patents.

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