Patent Name: Audio and video receiving and transmission system Patent Number: 5,132,992 Critical Date: January 7, 1991 Patent Description: Patent covers the sending and receiving of streaming audio and video over the Internet.
Crimes Against the Public Domain
Laughably broad patent would cover everything from online distribution of home movies to scanned documents and MP3s
Threatening dozens of small companies, including many home-grown adult websites
Infringement campaign threatens to chill freedom of expression by limiting small companies' and individuals' ability to stream their content online
Prior Art Description
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