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Re: [xml-dev] Another reason patents suck
- From: John Cowan <email@example.com>
- To: Dave Winer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Sat, 13 Oct 2001 12:46:27 -0400 (EDT)
Dave Winer scripsit:
> So I look for a bold name. That indicates something that's changed since the
> last time I looked.
> Now why did I think of that? Because I use Outlook Express. That's how they
> indicate that a mailbox has changed.
> Now, would Microsoft like to stop me from using that little technique?
> I would surprised if they would. After all they Only Steal From The Best,
> themselves. ;->
In particular, the same technique is used in Netscape/Mozilla. It would
be interesting to discover who did it first.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan email@example.com
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