NewsForge: Surviving in a World Full of Software Patents
Jul 22, 2004, 02:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Spencer)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"To promote freedom in the marketplace open source developers
need to start patenting their inventions.
"We have several reasons why patenting is now a requirement of
- "Closed source companies are actively seeking to attack open
source through patents.
- "The cost of defending against a patent is enough break the
bank of even the largest open source projects..."