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(OT) BT Loses Hyperlinking Suit (Small celebration called for)

by tjh (Curate)
on Aug 23, 2002 at 14:24 UTC ( [id://192334] : perlnews . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Every now and then an Obviously Right Thing happens and a small celebratory pause might be in order.

--- News Just In ---

BT Group Loses Bid to Sue Prodigy Over Internet Hyperlinking

"BT has lost its controversial bid to sue Prodigy Communications over a patent that it claimed covered the use of hyperlinks."

Amazon take note...

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Re: (OT) BT Loses Hyperlinking Suit (Small celebration called for)
by bilfurd (Hermit) on Aug 24, 2002 at 02:34 UTC
    As long as it takes to resolve these cases, Forgent's recently acquired JPEG patent will have expired before a judge rules on anything...

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