[cryptography] patents and stuff (Re: NSA's position in the dominance stakes)
smb at cs.columbia.edu
Sun Nov 21 16:47:06 EST 2010
On Nov 21, 2010, at 3:06 03PM, John Levine wrote:
>> If these guys could tell shit from beans, why does the one click patent
>> stand despite prior art?
>> Presumably an "expert" testified ...
> I would point out that no one-click case has gone to trial, so no
> expert has testified about anything, but why bother? Facts clearly
> don't matter here.
I give up -- I'm not going to bother posting anything more in this thread, at least not in response to Donald. It's just not worth my while.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb
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