Red Hat, Novell sued for patent infringment

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by tgell, Oct 12, 2007.

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  1. tgell

    tgell Registered Member

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    What is really interesting is who this company recently hired.

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  2. Pedro

    Pedro Registered Member

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    Patents:
    5,072,412 - User interface with multiple workspaces for sharing display system objects
    5,533,183 - User interface with multiple workspaces for sharing display system objects
    5,394,521 - User interface with multiple workspaces for sharing display system objects
    Assignee: Xerox Corporation (Stamford, CT)

    They bought these from Xerox? Are they going to build an OS, and who are they?
    If this goes back to the Xerox PC's, are they going to sue MS and Apple for using a GUI and mouse?

    Googling:
    http://www.internetnews.com/bus-news/article.php/3704906

    Ha, i see...
     
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