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Rupert Murdoch claims to own the "Sky" in "Skype"

Crudely_Indecent (739699) writes | more than 4 years ago

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Crudely_Indecent (739699) writes "Not content to own just the news stories, Rupert Murdoch is now going after individual words!

Rupert Murdoch’s BSkyB is fighting a legal battle with the internet telecommunications pioneer Skype, claiming that it owns the “Sky” in “Skype”.

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Uncle Rupert thinks he can own a dictionary word? (1)

cfreukes (1421611) | more than 4 years ago | (#33242324)

it's like a real-life version of the old Onion 'Microsoft Patents Ones and Zeros" article
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