Thursday, August 16, 2012

Found while following Apple/Samsung antics

A long, long time ago, I put my feet up and imagined what could happen given the trajectory of several technologies.  I'm not claiming anything, but I continue to be chagrined about the dysfunctions of the US patent system and the definitions of "novelty", "obviousness", "prior art", and "skilled practitioner".

This was published in 1998 (click near the page number for larger view):

Now, back to my popcorn.