Tag: Software

  • What is the value of a trade secret?

    My guess is that the value of software patents is on the decline, taking value as the net of the economic upside of the software patent less the cost of  patent development, application and enforcement. The dynamic is that the benefit from patent protection in the software industry is less than the cost of the […]

  • Buggy software is risky software

    Here’s a good example of post-hoc error and buggy software: Courtesy of my wife, from a Microsoft program they are using at work: –Microsoft help tip: “You might want to ask someone you know for help.” Danny Lieberman,  specialist preventing data loss because of buggy software and systems Tell your friends and colleagues about us. […]