Doubt cast over Web standard’s ownership Man i think this is all bullshit. The track record of the company that owns a patent, then starts pursuing the users that utilize that. They don’t seem to care about what it does, just that they get their money from lawsuites and licences, how do you fucking sleep at night in a job like that?
Patent threat to W3C’s RDF technology
“Uche Ogbuji, one of the authors of Fourthought’s popular Python/XML processing software, reports receiving a letter from a law firm claiming that software which processed RDF or RSS may be covered under one of their clients’ patents. It did not, he notes, reference the names of his software explicitly.”
Wow i wonder how this is going to effect all us RSS and RDF folks.
ZDNet: Story: Pret-a-Portable: How Wearable Computers Will Keep You Competitive I’m ready for one now!
Kewl site on film and editing and such. Vman you’ll like this one.
Germany eyes Web security
After almost two years of study, a secret committee
of the German government has concluded that Internet
attacks will supplant military conflicts in coming