Archive for 2010

Happy New Year!

Another silly patent case

Here we go with another example of how broken our patent law is when it comes to technology. How about a patent on a use of the mouse double-click? That’s right—the ordinary, common double-click. The Register reports: Hopewell Culture & Design reckons it owns the act of double-clicking, and is suing Apple, Nokia, Samsung and […]

Quote of the week

At one point, 50 percent of the CD’s produced worldwide had an AOL logo on it. We were logging in new subscribers at the rate of one every six seconds. —;Jan Brandt, former AOL Marketing chief

Twitter ego

Source: ReadWriteWeb

Gizmo’s Freeware picks Microsoft Security Essentials as freeware product of the year

I’ve been recommending it for a while and now Gizmo’s Freeware has made Microsoft Security Essentials its choice as product of the year. You can read the reasons behind the choice as well as descriptions of runners-up at this link.