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Google Accused of Trying to Patent Public Domain Technology

Accepted submission by MrPlow at 2017-09-12 01:56:15
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Submitted via IRC for SoyCow8963

A Polish academic is accusing Google of trying to patent technology he invented and that he purposely released into the public domain so companies like Google couldn't trap it inside restrictive licenses.

Source: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/google/google-accused-of-trying-to-patent-public-domain-technology/ [bleepingcomputer.com]


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