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'Break up Google and Facebook if you ever want innovation again'

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"Break up... the patent office... if you ever want innovation again" - there FTFY

The only reason there was innovation in the early days of things was because the C++ libraries, API's, hosting platforms weren't there. People innovated to fill a gap.

However, the biggest thing that needs breaking up and reforming is the US Patent Office (along with the various patent lawyers for stupid, silly patents that are either too vague or have prior art but conveniently forgotten,

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