[Ffmpeg-devel] [OT] patent madness
Tue Nov 8 20:37:34 CET 2005
M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> In case anyone had missed it, check US patent application 20050244804.
> Abstract follows. I say it's scary.
> Process of relaying a story having a unique plot
Scary? Nah. I can't wait to see the ensuing legal battle when the
patent is awarded and the inventor sues Hollywood for all its worth. The
defendant would be left with no choice but to admit that none its movie
plots are unique!
I recently became aware of this curious patent: A patent on computer
Method and system for identifying people who are likely to have a
There's actually a fair bit of statistics and some AI in there.
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