A short story

I just put up a short story I wrote: Intellectual Property – A Short Story I didn't think that it fit the blog format very well, so I put it on its own page. The story is about an imagined near-future of accelerating technological progress, and what it might mean for translators and IP. Can […]

Ding-dong, the patent witch is dead

According to this article by ITExaminer.com, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) in Washington DC has just made most software patents go up in smoke. This is horrible news for all the big software companies with huge patent portfolios, because now their IP is going to be worth a lot less. […]