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I dont think they really had to worry about anyone stealing that design. Why? Because of the ridiculous amount of money one would have to spend on a single Glass pane that large!
 
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Question, how is that wheel chair accessible?
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Question, how is that wheel chair accessible?

Win!
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Question, how is that wheel chair accessible?

Wheelchairs aren't hip. Also.

What if someone threw a brick.. or a bird at it? An Angry Bird.

AHURHRURH
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I made that exact type of structure in Minecraft a year and a half ago. Cylindrical all-glass structure with stairs going around it. Does that count as prior art?

Careful where you say such things, apple isn't known to take nicely to having anything resembling what they have patented. rolleyes.gif
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Are you kidding me? It's a building. I didn't even know you even patent buildings?

Did you know you can patent toasting bread?
    
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Question, how is that wheel chair accessible?

Apple doesn't target the (physically) handicapped. lachen.gif
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Microsofts new business strategy, throw rocks....
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I don't want to live in this solar system.... why everything is now about patents...! Our future of creativity will be limited. I'm talking about 50+ years. Any piece of art, sculpture, model will need to check with the patent office... 

 

But I understand this can help those who try to be Apple. Or fake Apple store in China.

 
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the way this is designed leave the door open watch it flood thumb.gif
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