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Microsoft, Apple, EMC and Oracle Form Patent Bloc

December 17th, 2010 12:58 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

An anonymous reader writes “When Novell finally sold itself, part of the deal included the sale of 882 patents to a consortium backed by Microsoft. Thanks to a tip from Florian Mueller, it turns out that Microsoft’s partners are Apple, Oracle, and EMC, which raises questions about where these companies are heading and what it means for the rest of the industry.”

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