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Techwhack: Open Source is the Answer

Feb 22, 2005, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Abhishek Puri)

"The recent decision of IBM and Sun Microsystems to free up their patents needs to be viewed in the correct perspective. I am not sure of what kind of patents have been freed and in what way this would help the open source community to improve on that. It is indeed a step in the right direction though.

"[The] Internet was designed for free flow of information. In no manner, one should profit from the public access resources. However, certain companies like Microsoft along with Intel have virtually monopolized the access to same..."

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