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Re: Microsoft patents software development


2004-06-10 12:41:25 PM
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Lori M Olson (TeamB) wrote:
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Un-freakin-believable


news.com.com/Microsoft+checks+off+patent+win/2100-1008_3-5228693.html

Good business, lousy PR...
Will be interesting to see if a number of companies get the DOJ behind MS
again, after some of these patent moves.
It is such moves as this, which makes a growing segment of the programming
and IT world utterly despise Microsoft.
 
 

Re:Re: Microsoft patents software development

Lori M Olson (TeamB) wrote:
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Un-freakin-believable

news.com.com/Microsoft+checks+off+patent+win/2100-1008_3-5228693.html&sub
j=news
It just sounds like a Microsoft version of the @todo JBuilder tag, but a little more 'automated'.
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