* Posts by patrickhenry

3 posts • joined 27 Feb 2012

Microsoft sues InterDigital for 'monopoly power' over mobile patents

patrickhenry
Holmes

Microsoft is winning at this game

See the Arstechnica article stating, "The US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit has upheld (PDF) a 2013 jury verdict finding that Motorola must pay Microsoft $14.5 million for violating its commitments to license certain standard-essential patents on a "fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory" (FRAND) basis."

Apple eyes virtual reality goggle game with patent filing

patrickhenry

Priority Dates

If the priority dates listed in this patent application are correct, Apple is not a newcomer here. If Apple can properly claim priority back to the 1997 provisional application, then the real newcomers may have something to worry about.

Playboy, Virgin Galactic tout zero-grav nookie in spaaaaace!

patrickhenry

Re: How youthful

Agreed...

Also, what's with the windows on the exterior of the rim in Playboy's fantasy orbiter? Aren't the boots supposed to walk on that? At least in 2001 A.S.O., the windows are on the side where they make sense...

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