For use by students enrolled in LWN117, Cyberlaw and Policy (QUT).
Tuesday, May 23, 2006
Challenge to Amazon's 1-Click Patent
New Zealander Peter Calveley has successfully lobbied the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to re-examine Amazon's 1-Click Patent, the online process that enables shoppers to enter their credit card details and address just once so that on subsequent visits to the website, it takes just a single mouse click to make a purchase. Read more here.