How You Can Use Gadgets May Hinge on a Printer Ink Case

The decision in this case could provide for corporations to impose restrictions on every manner of device or machine you supposedly “own”. Thanks to DMCA and other extremely liberal patent decisions, the future could very well be one in which no one really “owns” anything unless they build it themselves (when even that could be illegal if patented parts are used).

A decision in the case being heard today could have far-reaching effects as the world moves toward an Internet of Things.

Source: How You Can Use Gadgets May Hinge on a Printer Ink Case | WIRED

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