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Amazon Patents Annotating Books, Digital Works

theodp (442580) writes | more than 2 years ago

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theodp (442580) writes "On Tuesday, the USPTO granted Amazon a patent on its Method and System for Providing Annotations of a Digital Work, which covers 'receiving an annotation of the digital work, storing the annotation, and providing the annotation to a user.' This includes annotations received in a graphical or handwriting format, as well as highlighting of text."

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LiroXIV (2362610) | more than 2 years ago | (#39271343)

I can see about 10,000 forms of prior art surrounding this.
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