Kodak files paperwork to auction 1,100+ imaging patents
A new update from Reuters.com. Kodak has filed the necessary paperwork to get the ball rolling on the auctioning of its 1,100+ imaging patents. The Reuters story estimates the auction will be held in early August, and so far, 20 interested parties have signed confidentiality agreements on these. (via Techmeme).
If you follow tech news, patents became one of the hot topics and weapons of choice among various electronics manufacturers. Twit.tv even commissioned a "Patent Wars" animation since they were mentioning patent drama so often.