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ACTIVISTS: A ‘Patent Troll’ Is Trying To Destroy All Podcasts

[credit provider=”ReasonTV/YouTube” url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urdV5DwT4Ns”] The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a digital civil liberties group, is declaring war on a company claiming it made the podcast possible.EFF said Tuesday it was organising companies that face threats from patent trolls – a derogatory term for companies that earn most of their money from patent […]
ACTIVISTS: A ‘Patent Troll’ Is Trying To Destroy All Podcasts
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Why East Texas Is Still The Sweetest Destination For ‘Patent Trolls’

[credit provider=”Flickr/Tim Pearce” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/timpearcelosgatos/3221864842/”] The federal court in East Texas is known as the “rocket docket” for patent litigation.Companies that exist primarily to file patent lawsuits – derided as “patent trolls” – flock there to sue other companies for patent infringement.
Why East Texas Is Still The Sweetest Destination For ‘Patent Trolls’
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In defence Of The Dreaded ‘Patent Troll’

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Thomas_edison_gl%C3%BChbirne.jpg”] So-called patent trolls have a bad reputation.Alleged trolls, more politely called non-practicing entities (NPEs), make most of their money from licensing patents or suing companies or both.
In defence Of The Dreaded ‘Patent Troll’