Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th Jul 2012 23:08 UTC
Google Apparently, this is a major victory of the patent system. This, this right here, this is what the patent system has come to. This is the destructive effect it's having on this once beautiful industry. Thanks to trolls like Apple and Microsoft, basic, elemental functionality is being removed from devices people already own.
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JAlexoid
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2009-05-19

FYI: Just being standard essential is not a reason for them to be forcefully licensed under FRAND conditions. Pledging them as FRAND is the only reason.

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Nelson Member since:
2005-11-29

And they have been. Hence the antitrust investigation.

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