Tech patents reach record high
28 January 2013
Last year 14,205 patent applications for computer-related products and technologies were filed, says legal information provider Sweet and Maxwell.
496: When Patents Attack… Part Two!
This American Life. May 31, 2013
http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/496/when-patents-attack-part-two our patent system may be discouraging, not encouraging, innovation.
the patent trolls