Sunday, January 20, 2013

Patent law, after xkcd

Patent law explained (perhaps) using the most common ten hundred words.  After xkcd's Upgoer 5, and facilitated by the subsequently created Upgoer 5 Text Editor.  Your call on how ironic that is.


  1. Anonymous7:29 AM

    Fixed it for you: "Some people have ideas about how to make or do new things, or how to do known things better, and spend a lot of time and, often, money, getting those ideas to work to make something that helps others. I help other people stop them using those ideas without paying."

  2. Anonymous6:17 AM

    Oh, sorry! I just realised the link at the to links through to the full text.