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Archive for June 12th, 2005

Patent-holding company screwing over BlackBerry users

I’m sorry if you have one. See the NYT article (registration required). Yet more evidence that the patent system sucks — the existence of companies that exist solely to exploit it.

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Written by Donnie Berkholz

June 12, 2005 at 9:23 pm

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Open-source beer

You knew it couldn’t take long, given the penchant of numerous open-source folks for good beer. Read the NY Times article (registration required).

Written by Donnie Berkholz

June 12, 2005 at 9:19 pm

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Wi-Fi in coffee shops isn’t really free

Have you been mooching off the free wireless in your local stores? This NY Times article (registration required) suggests rethinking your actions before you lose the privilege.

Written by Donnie Berkholz

June 12, 2005 at 9:09 pm

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