Steve Jobs: A Man Aggrieved

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From Fortune: Two thirds of the way through a 3,000-word essay on This Apple-HTC Patent Thing, Daring Fireball’s John Gruber quotes a tweet by John Siracusa that gets to the heart of the matter:

“To me, the Apple patent suit smells like nothing more than a manifestation of Jobs’s own sense of injustice.”

In the context of Gruber’s essay — a passionate and thoroughly readable diatribe about why the software patent system is broken — the quote rings true.

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