From Copyrights to Patents: How Software Patents Became the Top Linux Issue

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http://techrights.org – Summary: An overview of news about SCO (copyright challenge) and software patents, which are increasingly being used to threaten the legality of Free/libre software Microsoft’s and Apple’s #1 weapon against software freedom appears to be software patents. More and more people recognise this, especially now that SCO is passé. Groklaw still organises some old SCO texts, including some which got unsealed and now reveal: [T]he judge’s instructions to the jury later that same day, the last day of the trial. We also learn more on why Novell’s slander of title counterclai (General)