Opposition to software patents is widespread in the free software community. In
response ... In 2004, Open Source Risk Management commissioned a patent
study, ... Microsoft has claimed that free sof...
Oct 2, 2015 ... And Microsoft has been collaborating with open source companies including
Canonical. But does that mean the Microsoft-Linux patent wars ...
Mar 29, 2015 ... That said, it's debatable whether Microsoft's patent promise serves any purpose.
By using the MIT licence, Microsoft already grants everyone ...
Mar 12, 2016 ... Microsoft's legal attacks on open source projects could easily extend into ... to
limit open-source development with buy-outs, patent trolling, and ...
Mar 12, 2016 ... To quote: “Microsoft hat zwei Patentabkommen geschlossen, die sich ... of open
source acolytes, writes that Microsoft has “blackmailed Linux.”.
Mar 18, 2016 ... Last week I wrote about two of Microsoft's recent patent deals with Linux ...
Microsoft gets from a certain segment of the open source community.
Apr 26, 2016 ... Mark Hill, Microsoft's senior vice president of open source sales and marketing,
told CRN in a recent interview that these patent licensing efforts ...
May 13, 2007 ... Microsoft Corp. on Sunday confirmed reports that it believes open-source
software users owe the company royalties on 235 alleged patent ...
Microsoft PC Productivity Applications Protocols Patent License Agreement (PDF
file) ... Implementation of MIP technical specifications by certain open source ...
Microsoft and Wistron deepen collaboration with Android patent licensing
renewal .... for their use of devices running Linux and related open source