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Microsoft Receives Patent For Double-Click

lbrlove Read the Actual Patent (836 comments) O2&Sect2=HITOFF&p=1&u=/netahtml/search-bool.html&r =1&f=G&l=50&co1=AND&d=ptxt&s1=6,727,830&OS=6,727,8 30&RS=6,727,830

IANAL, but this patent seems to describe only various click modes for handheld devices, differentiating methods of launching applications.

In other words, this is not about stealing past revenue, but setting up to steal future revenue.

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