Invasion of Patent Trolls: NYT, Bloomberg and other Media Giants Sued

Jeff Roberts reports on patent trolls: 

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For some time now, so-called patent trolls have aggressively targeted the biggest tech companies in the world. Now, they seem to be setting their sights on large media companies too. A shell company in Delaware is suing Bloomberg, the New York Times (NYSE: NYT) Co and four other news giants for infringing a patent related to “autocomplete” software—the process that allows computer users to receive suggestions for completing a word after they type a few letters.

Continue reading:

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-patent-troll-strikes-bloomberg-nyt-and-other-news-giants/

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