13
Jan

XML Patent : Core Techcnology locked up ?

   Posted by: dhcsoul   in Odds & Sods

Your first time here? Welcome, I'm glad you've dropped in.... David Soul (aka Bricoleur)

A news item on consortiuminfo.com (a site discussing intellectual property issues):
This Can’t be Good: Over the past year, there have
been a number of cases where patents have been asserted against core
technologies, raising not only concerns about the disruption that might occur as
a result of the patents asserted, but also over whether the patents should have
been granted at all …..

This news item also points to an article on internetnews .com:
Microsoft Locks Up XML Patent
By Alexander Wolfe
The speculation as to whether Microsoft intends to patent XML technology is over. Microsoft has been granted United States patent 6,687,897 for “XML script automation.” goto

originally Posted to cep.weblogger.com by David Soul on 2/18/04; 11:48:06 PM
in the IP section.


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