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TV Patent Suit Against Microsoft Will Go On

A patent infringement case filed by TV Interactive Data against Microsoft will continue…A federal judge ruled against Microsoft on Wednesday in a patent suit challenging “AutoPlay” technology included in recent versions of Microsoft Windows.

TVI filed the suit in 2002, alleging that AutoPlay technology included in every PC version of Microsoft’s operating system since Windows 95 infringes on its US patents 5,795,156 and 6,249,863.

More details on the summary judgement, the original complaint etc can be found on TVI’s site here