ora owns web2.0 - and will sue your ass if you try to use it
jesse at fsck.com
Sat May 27 22:16:00 BST 2006
You might want to get a bit more of the story from radar.oreilly.com. El Reg isn't known for being unbiased....
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From: Jacqui Caren <jacqui.caren at ntlworld.com>
Date: Saturday, May 27, 2006 5:03 pm
Subject: ora owns web2.0 - and will sue your ass if you try to use it
ora.com - the new evil empire :-)
From a reg story a conference organiser has been threatened for using web2.0 in its confernece title. Evidently ora owns web.20 as a service mark and will threaten legal action at the drop of a hat if it thinks someone is stepping on its toes.
So much for supporting open standards - they are open as long as they are the only ones to make a profit from them.
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