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CrunchGear – Record Industry: Limewire Could Owe $75 Trillion – Judge: “Absurd”

The judge has exactly the right idea, absurd indeed.

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PLATO History – Yet another PLATO innovation ignored, this time patented by Google

Even Google sub­mits stu­pid and ridicu­lous patents, for stuff already “invented”.

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Bloomberg – Apple Sues Amazon.com, Seeks Order to Stop Use of ‘App Store’ Trademark

Ughh when does it ever end.

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guardian.co.uk – Ebooks: durability is a feature, not a bug

As tends to be the case, so on your side Cory Doctorow.

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Electronic Frontier Foundation – Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Law That Removes Works from the Public Domain

This should be declared uncon­sti­tu­tional, once work goes in the pub­lic domain, the work should stay there, per­pet­ual copy­right is a bad deal.

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Wolfire Games Blog – Counterfeit Lugaru on Apple’s App Store (developing)

Wow that’s inter­est­ing and a pretty bla­tant break­ing of trademark/copyright.

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BBC News – Microsoft seeks to block Apple ‘App Store’ trademark

Right there with you Microsoft.

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