Update: ZDNet UK: EU Delays Patent Decision
Dec 20, 2004, 13:45 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ingrid Marson)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[Thanks to Christopher Ranschaert for this link.]
"The EU directive that opponents fear will allow widespread
software patenting within Europe will be passed without vote or
debate on Tuesday, a day later than planned.
"Last Friday a Council agenda stated that the Computer
Implemented Inventions Directive would be adopted on Monday, but
this has since been taken off Monday's agenda..."