flargin web patents by UC academics?!?!?!

Dan Connolly (connolly@w3.org)
Fri, 30 Jul 1999 15:35:03 -0500

I was asked about prior art on yet another flargin web patent today...

US5838906: Distributed hypermedia method for automatically
invoking external application providing interaction
and display
of embedded objects within a hypermedia document

since when do academics flargin patent their ideas?

Dan Connolly, W3C