[Rhythmbox-devel] OT:Wintel combo is suing Apple, Napster & Google

IANAL but this sounds like another squash the competition by the giant M
$. If memory serves me correctly, Apple started iTunes before Aug. 2005
and the recreated Napster started its "Legite" media distribution system
also before Aug. 2005. I could be wrong but I don't think I am.
The Bloomberg article I am referring to is:

The patent office link is:

I find it interesting that this comes just after M$ entry in the Media
Player market that is one that is similar to iPOD.

So I guess if digital media is legitamately distributed (all fees paid
as in royalties) using AMD and Linux it infringes this patent?

[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]