Defensive Publications are a method for the open source community to prevent the issuance of low quality software
patents. These publications serve as evidence to disclose to the examiner what is new and innovative within the
technology. Through Linux Defenders, developers collaborate with our team to ensure that these publications are
effective in protecting the freedom to create, invent and operate.
November 17, 2010
Method for Selection of Quality of Various Content
While there are existing programs that are capable of adjusting the quality of various digital content, these programs can add to the time, cost, or complexity, and can involve multiple steps to adjust the quality or characteristics of a file.