Industry

Internet Service Provision
 Thursday, August 15, 2002

Here's a gedankenexperiment for you: If there were a hiatus on issuing patents for two years, what would be the harm?

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categories: Industry, Law

" The most successful online subscription service today is Classmates.com, with 3 million paying customers (almost 5 times WSJ.com). .... It is critically important to remember that they do not charge for content; they charge for functionality the ability to contact long lost friends."
— Patrick Spain, co-founder of Hoover's, in an interview with eFinance Insider, via [PAID: the economics of content]

1:52:55 PM #
categories: Industry, Media