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RE: Microsoft patented keyboard-navigation?

From: Bailey, Bruce <Bruce.Bailey@ed.gov>
Date: Tue, 7 Sep 2004 09:07:32 -0400
Message-ID: <CCDBDCBFA650F74AA88830D4BACDBAB504FBD0@wdcrobe2m02.ed.gov>
To: "Rotan Hanrahan" <Rotan.Hanrahan@MobileAware.com>, "Jon Hanna" <jon@hackcraft.net>, "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@sidar.org>
Cc: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, <w3c-wai-au@w3.org>
We are off topic, I will keep this short...
>> No, I'm not making this up, really. [patent on sideways swinging]
> That's USPTO patent number 6,368,227.
I am pleased to report that the patent was "canceled on reexamination".
http://patimg1.uspto.gov/.piw?PageNum=8&docid=US006368227&IDKey=2C3F24A5B141

Looks like the text is an image only tiff.
I imagine Microsoft's hyperlink tabbing patent will face a similar fate?
Received on Tuesday, 7 September 2004 13:08:17 UTC

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