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  • How do you stop patent trolls? This algorithm just might do the trick

    Patent trolls have proven a big enough problem to attract White House attention, but there's been little consensus on how to stop them. A new tool from artist and engineer Alexander Reben aims to bring algorithms into the picture.

    Written by Katherine Noyes22 April 16 05:38
  • Google-led group warns of 'patent privateers'

    Patent trolls are increasingly becoming a weapon some companies can use to harm or harass their competitors, according to public comments jointly submitted today to the Federal Trade Commission and the Justice Department by lawyers for Google, Red Hat, BlackBerry and EarthLink.

    Written by Jon Gold05 April 13 20:00