veeeee (666) writes "A federal jury found that Microsoft infringed upon Alcatel-Lucent's audio patents. Microsoft plans to ask the judge to lower the $1.52 billion ruling and also to appeal the case.
Microsoft claims to have properly licensed the MP3 pantents from a German company called Fraunhofer."
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