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News 2005

This is a list of links to third-party news about software patents in 2005.

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Date Article Website Related pages
2005-07-20 Companies trying to cash in via licenses, lawsuits CNet Acacia, patent trolls
2005-07-06 Software patent bill thrown out BBC EU software patents directive
2005-07-06 Europe rejects patent proposal CNet EU software patents directive
2005-07-06 EU Parliament bins software patent bill Register EU software patents directive
2005-02-01 Do patents threaten your business? ZDNet UK Patent promises

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