Inventor says Google is patenting work he put in the public domain | Ars Technica


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via Pocket - Inventor says Google is patenting work he put in the public domain - Added June 12, 2018 at 03:33AM
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8 days ago by kutsal
RT : Would Google try to patent a compression algorithm already in the public domain?
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12 days ago by willie
I think the only way to prevent this is to encourage inventors to patent their ideas before some valley bros do
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12 days ago by jasiek
Jarek Duda, inventor of ANS video compression concept, says Google wants to patent his invention; Google says it is patenting specific application of the theory
13 days ago by joeo10
When Jarek Duda invented an important new compression technique called asymmetric numeral systems (ANS) a few years ago, he wanted to make sure it would be available for anyone to use. So instead of seeking patents on the technique, he dedicated it to the public domain. via Pocket
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13 days ago by themagicteeth
Inventor says Google is patenting work he put in the public domain
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13 days ago by dnene