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(Engadget)   Patent troll that claims to own the patent on podcasting slain by EFF and the Federal Circuit. Hopefully, they remembered to burn the corpse so it won't regenerate   ( engadget.com) divider line
    More: Spiffy, Personal Audio LLC, Appeal, Appellate court, Court, Patent, Jury, Supreme Court of the United States, United States Constitution  
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2017-11-03 01:08:53 PM  
And salt the spot after.
 
2017-11-03 01:29:29 PM  
I always thought a podcast was just a recording that you listen to whenever you want.  Which means it's been around since 1877.
 
2017-11-03 02:45:03 PM  
Ten tried that. Didn't work.
 
2017-11-03 02:50:54 PM  
They would, but that process has been patented, and they don't have a license.
 
2017-11-03 03:01:30 PM  
Unbelievable!
 
2017-11-03 03:08:36 PM  
This lawsuit brought to you by Blue Apron and Casper Mattress.
 
2017-11-03 03:12:17 PM  
Fark farks patent trolls with $0 settlement
Youtube T9uGDa_V8tQ
 
2017-11-03 03:19:41 PM  

bighairyguy: [Youtube T9uGDa_V8tQ image 480x270][Youtube-video https://www.youtube.com/embed/T9uGDa_V​8tQ]


Did Drew really moon the patent trolls like they show in the video?  Hardcore.
 
2017-11-03 03:30:09 PM  
EFF finally won something?

/first time for everything
 
2017-11-03 03:31:37 PM  
it is finally over

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2017-11-03 03:47:50 PM  

gingerjet: EFF finally won something?

/first time for everything


Whaa?  I count 78 legal victories here:
https://www.eff.org/victories


Please folks, donate, if you can.
 
2017-11-03 03:50:55 PM  

Marcus Aurelius: I always thought a podcast was just a recording that you listen to whenever you want.  Which means it's been around since 1877.


You forgot to add "on the Internet". That is the secret sauce that makes old things new again.
 
2017-11-03 04:41:27 PM  
Good luck with that. Even the SCO / IBM Linux case won't stay dead. Trolls are eternal.
 
2017-11-03 11:00:30 PM  

gingerjet: EFF finally won something?

/first time for everything


They helped the girl behind Mcmansionhell.com win against Zillow.
 
2017-11-04 07:48:36 PM  

Marcus Aurelius: I always thought a podcast was just a recording that you listen to whenever you want.  Which means it's been around since 1877.


This, because it is like patenting writing just because you invented the pen.
 
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