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GeneralCan software be patented? Supreme Court to decide Pin
Kevin Marois6-Dec-13 13:39
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Iain Clarke, Warrior Programmer8-Dec-13 21:48
Iain Clarke, Warrior Programmer8-Dec-13 21:48 
That's comparing Apples to oranges though - you can't say the physical design of an iPad has anything to do with software patents.

That said, Apple did a great job popularising tablets, but they hardly invented them. And I think the word "bevel" goes back to pre-Jobs days too. I was very surprised that case did not get laughed out of court.

Iain.
I am one of "those foreigners coming over here and stealing our jobs". Yay me!

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