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reasons why Apple's multitouch patent won't hold...

by shmody / January 30, 2009 3:20 AM PST
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why cant they just pay licensing fee? like "zipper"
by robstak / January 31, 2009 4:50 AM PST

i mean i think something as basic as multitouch shouldnt be patent-able, but if it is, like some common things we use every day and dont realize that they use licensed patented technology, then why not just license it?

also, is apple suing microsoft for its surface? or John King/CNN for the big board?

-k

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Apple wouldn't do tyat
by Nicholas Buenk / January 31, 2009 11:18 AM PST

They want to own the smart phone market, not be a patent company. Jeeze. Wink

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(NT) sure, but they may need to be a patent company to do that...
by shmody / January 31, 2009 11:33 PM PST
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Nah...
by Nicholas Buenk / February 1, 2009 10:02 AM PST

They'd rather sue people.

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I'm surpised they didn't patent...
by kwahhn / February 1, 2009 4:47 AM PST

-Holding a device to your head to talk
-surfing the internet on your phone
-charging your cell phone
-making babies

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