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Re: IP Shopping Spree

__/ [ Jamie Hart ] on Tuesday 07 March 2006 15:47 \__

> Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in
> news:duk8ti$nqa$2@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx:
> 
>> __/ [ chrisv ] on Tuesday 07 March 2006 15:15 \__
>> 
>>> There'a bunch of evil bastards out there, to be sure...
>> 
>> I have just filed a patent for bubblesort. Something tells me I'm
>> gonna be rich!
>> 
> 
> Get rich off a bubblesort?  Not likely, it's about the slowest type of sort
> there is.
> 
> It's so bad that Microsoft are probably the only ones still using it.
> 
> Think big, patent a shellsort or quicksort.

...Too complex to be used as hilarious patent examples.

And you thought you had seen *everything*...

http://www.freepatentsonline.com/6368227.html

Best wishes,

Roy

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