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Pros and Cons: Software Patent vs Restrictive Open Source

At times I have considered going down the open source route, while at other times I have felt that perhaps a patent might be more suitable. I have a general understanding of both approaches, but am ...
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Is there no circumstance where people can use free and open versions of software patents?

In the United States, is there no circumstance where someone can use a software patent for free? This may seem obvious, but with software is very nuanced. I searched and couldn't find anyone who ...
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