OurSQL Episode 149: Trolling

This week we continue our interview with Noam Kritzer of Bakos & Kritzer, talking about patent case law and patent trolls. Ear Candy is temporary table ghost files, and At the Movies is Manipulating JSON with MariaDB and MySQL.

defensive vs. offensive patents

Patent trolls

Trademarks and domain names

Copyright.gov, a resource written for lay people.

Nathan Myrhvold, owns a patent portfolio holding company.

Patent trolls do not always win
Newegg wins shopping cart lawsuit.
Bakos & Kritzer achieves 12(b)(6) dismissal for banks, invalidating four CET patents.

Bakos & Kritzer law firm website and Noam's twitter handle

Ear Candy
On to this week's ear candy about MySQL temporary table ghost files.

At the Movies
This week in At the Movies, we feature Anders Karlsson of SkySQL presenting Manipulating JSON with MariaDB and MySQL at the SkySQL and MariaDB Solutions Day 2013.

Where you can see us
Gerry will be at the August Seattle MySQL User Group meeting on Monday August 12th.

Sheeri will be at the August Boston MySQL User Group meeting on Monday August 12th.

Sheeri will also be at the Northeast PHP conference in Cambridge, MA Friday August 16th through Sunday August 18th.

Sheeri will be at the September Boston MySQL User Group meeting on Monday September 9th.

We will both be speaking at MySQL Connect in San Francisco from Saturday September 21st - Monday September 23rd.

Sheeri will be at the Nagios World 2013 Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota on Monday, September 30th through Thursday, October 3rd.

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