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Google Enlarges Warchest With 1023 IBM Patents

ElBeano (570883) writes | more than 3 years ago

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ElBeano (570883) writes "Google has continued to beef up its patent portfolio in the face of the onslaught from Apple and Microsoft. The best defense is a good offense. "Google is building an arsenal of patents that the company has said is largely designed to counter a “hostile, organized campaign” by companies including Apple Inc. and Microsoft Corp. against the Android operating system for mobile devices. Google had already acquired 1,030 patents from IBM in a transaction recorded in July, and will obtain more than 17,000 with its $12.5 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.""
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Just one more! (1)

canowhoopass.com (197454) | more than 3 years ago | (#37405906)

Did anyone else look at the number of patents and wish it were just one more?
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