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Microsoft 'Evidence' Turns Against Them

May 16, 2007, 13:30 (0 Talkback[s])

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"The claim by Microsoft earlier this week that open source infringes 235 patents, has taken an interesting turn.

"Steve Ballmer cited an independent report published last year that he said claimed that open source Linux violates 228 patents. The author, Dan Ravicher, said that the report 'actually proves the opposite of what they claim it does,' and that it did not claim that open source software faces legal problems..."

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