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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
On the stupidity of patents on "natural ways" of doing things
Posted Mar 22, 2011 9:17 UTC (Tue) by rvfh (subscriber, #31018)
But I agree with you, if it's natural, then it requires no engineering and not much thinking, so the patent protects a "good idea that everybody has" rather than a complex design that took years and money to come up with, thus impeding further invention.
Microsoft sues Barnes and Noble over Android
Posted Mar 22, 2011 15:00 UTC (Tue) by zotz (guest, #26117)
my initial thought too.
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