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    News - Kodak gets $500 million bid for patents portfolio

    A Silicon Valley consortium has almost clinched the deal.
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    Re: News - Kodak gets $500 million bid for patents portfolio

    I don't think $830 is going to last long...

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    Re: News - Kodak gets $500 million bid for patents portfolio

    Quote Originally Posted by Smudger View Post
    I don't think $830 is going to last long...
    I was thinking about putting in a bid myself if the consortium has only offered $500+...
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    Re: News - Kodak gets $500 million bid for patents portfolio

    I just came from the ca$h machine with £850.

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    Re: News - Kodak gets $500 million bid for patents portfolio

    We don’t know much about the consortium making the $500 million offer except that it is made up of some Silicon Valley tech companies and firms that specialise in buying patents.
    Translation being "patent trolls" - s**t, that means we'll probably see a raft of bl**dy stupid "IP protection" suits being filed in 2013 based on this portfolio.

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