An introduction to Elliptic Curve Cryptography
Posted Mar 9, 2006 19:13 UTC (Thu) by oak
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> With patents if you independently discover something that has
> already been patented, you are still infringing.
You're infringing even if you had made the discovery earlier, unless:
- you've patented the discovery, or
- you've made the information into prior art (public)
Just inventing it earlier is not enough.
Patents are about a possibility for the rich to buy (time-limited)
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