×

Announcing: Slashdot Deals - Explore geek apps, games, gadgets and more. (what is this?)

Thank you!

We are sorry to see you leave - Beta is different and we value the time you took to try it out. Before you decide to go, please take a look at some value-adds for Beta and learn more about it. Thank you for reading Slashdot, and for making the site better!

Comments

top

Microsoft Receives Patent For Double-Click

lbrlove Read the Actual Patent (836 comments)

http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PT 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.

more than 10 years ago

Submissions

lbrlove hasn't submitted any stories.

Journals

lbrlove has no journal entries.

Slashdot Login

Need an Account?

Forgot your password?