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Microsoft takes on the free world
Written by Gizmo   
Sunday, 13 May 2007 22:49

It's official.  Microsoft have come out and said that FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) infringes 235 of its patents.  The breakdown looks like this:

  • Linux Kernel - 42 patents
  • Linux GUI - 65 patents
  • Open Office - 45 patents
  • E-mail programs - 15 patents
  • Other assorted FOSS programs - 68 patents

Read the rest of the story at CNNMoney, and then comment in the forums!
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