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Jobs’, Schmidt’s, Otellini’s shady no-poaching agreements | OSNews

January 24, 2013

http://www.osnews.com/story/26726/Jobs_Schmidt_s_Otellini_s_shady_no-poaching_agreements A story of rather uncool corporate behaviour. It’s akin to cartels, which tend to also be outlawed in countries …read the rest

Patent Troll Says Anyone Using WiFi Infringes – Techdirt

October 4, 2011

http://www.techdirt.com/blog/wireless/articles/20111001/00365416161/patent-troll-says-anyone-using-wifi-infringes-wont-sue-individuals-this-stage.shtml Just in case you still thought that software and abstract/method patents were a good and sane idea promoting business …read the rest

ignore the code: More on Software Patents

August 12, 2011

http://ignorethecode.net/blog/2011/08/08/more_on_software_patents/ Nilay Patel, on the This is my next podcast: Nobody has ever told me exactly why the patent system …read the rest