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Maybe patent that, too.
Apple Now Owns the Page Turn (New York Times)
Posted Nov 17, 2012 1:36 UTC (Sat) by tpo (subscriber, #25713)
That's not enough. What needs to be patented is an apparatus or method that allows some specific features to be turned off depending on whether that feature is patented in a country.
That way producers of "intelectual property and wealth" are finally able to extort you whether you are using their "invention" or not.
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