Sui brevetti del software

 How long before we see a patent on “a system of placing letters and numbers in sequential order in order to convey something meaningful”?

Sadly, there’s no prior art for this on the internet… 

via a slashdot reader

The progress in software

Everything in software is so new and so frequently being reinvented that almost nobody really knows what they are doing. It is amateurs who make all the progress. 

Jeff Atwood