Microsoft joins the Open Invention Network and cross-licenses over 60,000 patents for other members (Tom Krazit/GeekWire)

Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
Microsoft joins the Open Invention Network and cross-licenses over 60,000 patents for other members  —  After years of waging patent war on Google's Linux-based Android mobile operating system, Microsoft agreed Wednesday to join the Open Invention Network and cross-license its more than 60,000 patents to participating members.



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