ZDNet: Rx for Linux [Parts 2 & 3]
Oct 20, 2005, 01:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Murphy)
From Part 2:
"Right now a person with a bright new programming idea and a
full time job that doesn't involve commercializing bright new
programming ideas for the employer faces a tough problem.
"How tough it is depends on where the person is, because
licensing and patent issues will affect his choices quite
differently in different parts of the world--everything from the
finders-keepers attitude state officials enjoy in Communist China
to cronyism and a resurgent class of above the law families in
Europe and Canada..."
Story (Part 2: SCO, Patents, and Money)
Story (Part 3: Licensing Clarity)