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notmenotyou
Aug 16, 2005, 01:58 PM
how is that possible????? and what was stever doing... :eek:

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20050816/ap_on_hi_te/ipod_microsoft;_ylt=ArA3nFVoKC2Te1tHYFkDybgjtBAF;_ylu=X3oDMTBiMW04NW9mBHNlYwMlJVRPUCUl



the_freddinator
Aug 16, 2005, 02:14 PM
http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=143647

We already talked about it there. I don't remember the patent issue being over the wheel, though. I thought it was over the tree menu :/ Either way, neither companies are getting their hands on the patent, I thought.