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Hyperlinking From CD: Patented
Acacia tries again....
by Karl Bode 06:23PM Wednesday Apr 18 2007
You may remember Acacia, the company that patented the idea of a Wi-Fi splash page and then demanded $1000 a quarter from WISPs for up to 3500 redirected connections. According to Techdirt they're back, and have patented the idea of hyperlinking from CD. They're using a subsidiary called Disc Link to sue such software companies as Oracle, SAP, Borland, Business Objects, Compuware, Corel, Eastman Kodak and Novell.

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