Geoworks and their patent

Terje Norderhaug terje at
Sun Jan 23 19:30:00 GMT 2000

At 9:47 AM 1/23/00, Jon Smirl wrote:
>Their stock price has gone from $2 to $40 in the last two months. The rise
>seems to be based on expectations of a large royalty stream from this
>I see no mention of wireless in the patent, yet they appear to only be
>applying the patent to WAP. It looks to me like a generic patent on the
>concept of stylesheets.

It seems more like the patent is on using object oriented design patterns
to decouple the presentational aspects of a user interface from the
underlying data and application. I'd sell my stock tomorrow if I had any...

-- Terje <terje at> | Media Design in*Progress

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