IP Holding Firms: The Real Threat

Mark Shuttleworth (Ubuntu Founder, Software Visionary, etc.) has posted an interesting piece on why Microsoft is not a threat to Linux.  He argues that the big threat to Linux (and Microsoft) are the IP holding firms, who essentially exploit the weak IP/patent system we have here in the US.  He makes a clear case why Intellectual Property and Patent Law reforms are necessary to the continued development of software and technology.

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One Response to IP Holding Firms: The Real Threat

  1. Allen says:

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