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Frankly the term patent troll has evolved to mean nothing more than this You are a patent owner who is suing me Essentially whether one is a patent troll is in the eye of the beholder If I'm on…

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Even as more of us are becoming acquainted with the idea of the cloud many of us are still woefully ignorant of what the term actually means For example a survey by cloud software developer Citrix Systems showed that…

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So can we stop pretending that Google isn't like every other user of the patent system They are not Snow White They are not the Mother Teresa of patents Google seeks broad sometimes nearly ridiculously broad patent claims must…

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We profile one patent application that seeks to converge content from social networks with the news feed that a person sees when browsing a news aggregator service Google wants to patent a system that analyzes a user s social…

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Tech sector giants have been crying and moaning about how the patent system has run amok and needs to be scaled back and continually beg for patent reform that would gut the patent system and weaken patent rights Even…

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Notwithstanding Google's Jekyll and Hyde approach to patents Figure together with the associated textual discussion is extremely interesting because it shows rather conclusively that software isn't really all that soft Even many so-called math experts and mathematicians refuse to…

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A few of the patent applications from Google we re looking at today focus on improvements to mobile devices of various kinds One patent application would protect a system of improving security measures for a portable device based on…

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A number of interesting patent applications deal with Google s efforts to improve online mapping applications One such application would protect a system of downloading map tiles for offline routing An issued patent assigned to Google protects a system…

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Copyright is important in all forms of media because it provides legal ownership over the work someone produces This allows the author artist etc control over how their work is used Without copyright laws content could be stolen from…

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There is no doubt that the Obama position will be loved by Google and other Silicon Valley technology giants that despise the patent system Given the revolving door between the Obama Administration and Google the long-term close relationship between…

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As the developer of the Android mobile device software Google is heavily involved with mobile device and digital media systems development Two recent patent applications filed by Google would protect different innovations for Internet audio systems including a user-responsive…

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The National Press Photographers Association NPPA recently announced that it is joining the other cast of characters who have filed a class action complaint against Google claiming as the other plaintiffs have that Google's Google Book Search program violates…

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