[Nottingham] Google Gets Umbrella Patent For Cloud Operating Systems

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Mon Sep 3 15:57:09 UTC 2012


Is this for real?!...

Google Gets Umbrella Patent For Cloud Operating Systems

"...the tone of the patent is much more than that. Google may have, in
fact, received a patent that covers client cloud operating systems in
general. ..."

Or is that another money-making ploy by the patents office and lawyers
in league with them to make money over all the ensuing arguments?

After all, if a certain company could patent use of the
rectangle-with-slightly-rounded-corners, who knows?... (And then again
for that example, is there not prior art in the mathematical

Disclaimer: All just my bemused observations and opinion! :-(


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