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News Archive - May 2007 - News Post

Patents, Patents, Everywhere

Monday 21st May 2007

Category: News

One of the big news stories recently is that Microsoft has named exactly how patents free software is supposed to infringe. The magic number? 235. And have Microsoft told us which patents are been violated? Don't be silly. Here are a selection of articles on the matter:

In other news, there's some reports that AMD, recent buyers of ATi, will deliver open graphics drivers. Exactly how this will pan out remains to be seen.

Finally, something tasty for you: 21-a-cup coffee. Why so expensive, you ask? Simple - a cat's already digested before you.

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