Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Deal of the Day - Pay What You Want for the Learn to Code Bundle, includes AngularJS, Python, HTML5, Ruby, and more. ×
Microsoft Patents Oracle News Apple Technology

Microsoft, Apple, EMC, and Oracle Form Patent Bloc 113

An anonymous reader writes "When Novell finally sold itself, part of the deal included the sale of 882 patents to a consortium backed by Microsoft. Thanks to a tip from Florian Mueller, it turns out that Microsoft's partners are Apple, Oracle, and EMC, which raises questions about where these companies are heading and what it means for the rest of the industry."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Microsoft, Apple, EMC, and Oracle Form Patent Bloc

Comments Filter:

I have a theory that it's impossible to prove anything, but I can't prove it.