Thursday, August 23, 2007

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

United States Patent Application: 0060259306

"Software" patents are one of the worst ideas around, so I'm always interested in intellectual property patent issues, and how those issues relate to vacating "software" patents.

For a little patent-related humor, check this out:

United States Patent Application: 0060259306

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Internet hunting...huh?

From the we-can't-solve-real-problems-so-we'll-solve-fake-problems department:

Internet Hunting Has Got to Stop -- If It Ever Starts -

Rep Davis (R, VA) is quoted as asking, "You just wonder," he says, "who would do something like this?" Seemingly, the answer is "no one". Makes one wonder how much time his staff spent on researching this solution to a non-problem. Sigh.

Tuesday, August 7, 2007


Well, the Supreme Court gave the District of Columbia a little more time in which to get the Parker appeal filed (Docket for 07A51). The real question will be, "will the Supreme Court hear Parker?"