Yes folks, it has finally happened, from those friendly DO NO EVIL folks in Mountain View.
United States Patent Application 20050289463
see full text at http://appft1.uspto.gov/netahtml/PTO/srchnum.html
Can we do anything about it?
Dunno, but attached below are some of the IdeaCop(tm)'s suggested prior art references for your review. We need to stop this patent insanity.
Post your comments and alternative references. Help the USPTO do its job!
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