patents

Who would not be familiar with perhaps two of the biggest names in the cyber community and social networking – Microsoft and Facebook? Just recently, Microsoft have engaged in a potential investment from AOL into purchasing about 925 of its patented applications for $1 billion but now the giant company is trying to make a deal with the most patronized social networking site in the whole industry today. The company is trying to sell about 70% of its acquired patents to Facebook for only half the price of what it has given AOL. With the fast-paced world of the cyber community, it is hardly any wonder why leading business owners in the industry are trying to make ventures here and there, just to make their companies much better, and possibly much more advanced and secure. [click to continue…]