Ricoh sues CMC Magnetics and Lite-On IT for patent infrigement

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I just posted the article Ricoh sues CMC Magnetics and Lite-On IT for patent infrigement.

Forbes.com reports that Ricoh is sueing CMC Magnetic and Lite-On IT for patent infrigement. CMC Magnetics is one of the largest media manufacturers in the world and produces media for …

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#2

so…Ricoh is pulling a Rambus? :r


#3

If you can’t make money with your own wares, sue those who you think you can get away with blackmailing into paying you. I see Ricoh is now in very special company: Lotus (sued Borland) Apple (sued MS) SCO (sued the world) RAMBUS (sued Taiwan - now that’s chutzpah) Intel (sued Via) Be it noted that NONE of these bozos won…


#4

Actually many of the technologies in the CD and DVD recording world were invented by Ricoh. It wouldn’t surprize me if they won a couple of these.