a Red Hat filing in the Bilski case. "Red Hat has just filed its brief in Bilski, and it's saying things you certainly have been hoping someone would express to the Supreme Court. For one thing, they explain the tech, how programs are algorithms, and thus they should not be patentable. The brief asks the Supreme Court to adopt the lower court's machine-or-transformation test, but also -- yay! -- to exclude software from patentability!
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