l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2005 Jan 14 12:35

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
[vox] IBM to give free access to 500 patents
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[vox] IBM to give free access to 500 patents

Regardless of your feelings on software patents, it looks like IBM is
giving away 500 of their's:

  I.B.M. to Give Free Access to 500 Patents
  http://www.nytimes.com/2005/01/11/technology/11soft.html   [reg req'd]

  IBM Gives FOSS Free Access to 500 Patents - Rethinks IP Management

  IBM Opens Their Patent Portfolio to Open Source

This was on Slashdot today, so apologies to those who keep an extra
browser window open and refreshing every 30 minutes. :)

bill@newbreedsoftware.com          April shower bring Kompressor power!
vox mailing list

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
EDGE Tech Corp.
For donating some give-aways for our meetings.