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Posted by on Oct 18, 2012 in Companies |

Jeff Bezos of Amazon called on governments to end the patent war

Jeff Bezos of Amazon called on governments to end the patent war

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The founder and CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos said that innovation and society itself are threatened by the so-called ‘ ‘, which is affecting the entire industry has faced court technological giants like Apple, Samsung or Google ( by Motorola ) -, and issued a call for governments to create new legislation to prevent this current culture of lawsuits.

“Patents are supposed to encourage innovation should not suffocate as we are beginning to witness. Governments need to review its patent system and see how they could change these laws, because they believe that these legal battles are beneficial for society” Bezos said in an interview with the British tabloid Metro .

CEO said he likes the rapid changes and felt that we live in a “golden age for mobile and wireless devices,” so lamented the current state of the industry where companies are increasingly investing more in demand court in research and development.

Link: Amazon founder Jeff Bezos calls for governments to end patent wars (Metro)

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