Apple, Qualcomm, others eye InterDigital

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stambo2001 wrote:

Ah patents, the bane of humanity. People starve and die of disease in the name of maintaining patents. True open-ended, free market capitalism is blocked by patents. Patents allow the wealthy to inrich themselves without ever having to actually produce a thing.

Someday in the future, perhaps not too far away, patents will be open-sourced as software is becoming today. Open-sourcing of everything is inevitable, you can’t stop the flow of information forever. The big-boys know it’s coming, these moves demonstrate their awareness. Didn’t their mommies teach them to share?

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