doperative writes: Here we go again: LinkedIn lists one of the people unXis says will be on their advisory board, Craig Feied, as a current Microsoft employee. That means not only is a Microsoft-organized entity trying to purchase Novell's patents, it has someone willing to advise unXis, an entity also just formed for the current purpose of buying up pretty much all the rest of Novell's assets. Then unXis today told the Salt Lake Tribune they've contacted Novell and asked them to work with unXis instead of appealing the bankruptcy court's ruling allowing unXis to buy the assets:
"The fundamental principle of science, the definition almost, is this: the
sole test of the validity of any idea is experiment."
-- Richard P. Feynman