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____/ RonB on Monday 15 Aug 2011 15:29 : \____
> On Mon, 15 Aug 2011 15:02:15 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
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>> ____/ RonB on Monday 15 Aug 2011 14:47 : \____
>>> On Mon, 15 Aug 2011 10:53:33 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>>>> Apple has a strong brand. But it's merely an integrator. Commodity
>>>> will cause it trouble and its patent cartels are falling under federal
>>>> investigations already.
>>> It's patent extortion days are over. If it wants to continue selling
>>> its iPhone it will have to learn to play nice now.
>> But what about Google's Linux competitors? We need to just eliminate the
>> patents, armament is not the solution.
> Google has stated that they will run Motorola as a separate company and
> that this move will not effect their relationships with other Android
> manufacturers. They plan to keep Android open.
> Unfortunately eliminating patents doesn't appear to be in the works so, in
> an imperfect world, this move will *protect* open source Android. I can't
> see it as anything but a plus in the current reality.
What about MeeGo? Does Google cover that too?
~~ Best of wishes
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