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Facebook buys AOL patents from Microsoft for $500M

By Archean
Apr 23, 2012
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  1. Facebook buys AOL patents from Microsoft for $500M


    "Upon closing of this transaction with Facebook, Microsoft will retain ownership of approximately 275 AOL patents and applications; a license to the approximately 650 AOL patents and applications that will now be owned by Facebook; and a license to approximately 300 patents that AOL did not sell in its auction."
     

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