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quote: I am glad Google is doing it. If for no other reason than to smack the smug look off Apples face.
quote: Since The Patent War is spreading well beyond tablets / phones...
quote: Thats a bit sensationalistic. <snip> Most of this crap will get dismissed.
quote: I'm just so glad companies aren't allowed to have armies or militias. Could you imagine what would've happened if Google and Apple where mob families instead of tech companies?
quote: IBM must be looking at this patent war like a disappointed parent.
quote: I think it may well be easier to alter my own birthday than to edit when it’s currently set for in the Windows 8 calendar. I really want to be making this up.
quote: This suite will probably fail as Googrola are using weaker patents
quote: Meanwhile Apple have already won.
quote: it is now clear that the iPad..... have driven Microsoft into the insanity of attacking their own user base
quote: I would normally say something to the effect of "nobody wins when patent trolls go to war", but in this case I am very much behind Google. Why not fight fire with fire? SteveO wanted nuclear war; lets see how his ghost reacts to an all out Apple ban?Do I think a ban will happen? No, but what is good for the goose is certainly good for the gander.
quote: because we all know that wikipedia is the canonical source for accurate information...................sigh.
quote: that Googlerola started the patent war with Apple - can somehow be dismissed.
quote: I notice you don't actually challenge any of the material on the Wikipedia page in question merely imply that it is somehow false and therefore the unpalatable truth - that Googlerola started the patent war with Apple - can somehow be dismissed.