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28th May 2005, 11:00
software.silicon.com/applications/0,39024653,39130795,00.htm (http://software.silicon.com/applications/0,39024653,39130795,00.htm)

Aren't they a great thing?

I'm just submitting mine to the US patent attorney.

"Means by which software can increment numbers and express values in binary".

That should ensure my early retirement...:hat

28th May 2005, 19:37
Just not funny I'm afraid Dim. If anythng like this becomes law in the EU, and it may well do, those of us who try and earn a living in a smal way writing sofware will be stuffed.

29th May 2005, 10:35
Xog I've already patented any software with moths or buttercups in so cough up please.