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A patent so vague that it's approval makes me want to file a patent on lying to voters to get elected.
There's 5,000 years of prior art here. Nothing novel. Patent DENIED.
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Nationalize Activision.
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So.... are we supposed to laugh?
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So.... are we supposed to laugh?

If this works even a little for generating $$ it will be widely adopted... So no, your not supposed to laugh. I'm pretty sure we should cry.
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Annnnd I am now boycotting Activision. I don't care that they haven't used the system yet, the fact that they perused this avenue is enough to show me their true intentions.
Edited by DIYDeath - 10/18/17 at 6:52pm
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So.... are we supposed to laugh?
"No Mr. Bond... I expect you to [pay]." -Gold Finger
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Pure Evil.
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The matchmaking in some of the games under the ActivisionBlizzard umbrella is already so laughably bad that this is just a logical extension. I won't jump on an EA hate-train every time a fresh one starts up, but ActivisionBlizzard is bleh, IMO.

     
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So.... are we supposed to laugh?

As long as its nervous, timorous laughter, sure. This is our industry now, and it frightens the hell out of me.
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