These are the things I've written that are tagged "assholes"

Patent-Trolling “Intellectual Ventures” Using Over 1,000 Shell Companies

28 August 2010

Possibly the worst patent trolls ever. Their business model is to threaten companies into paying them for use of their (often dubious) patents, using shell companies so the action can’t be traced back to them. Just so we’re clear on Extra Future’s position: Intellectual Ventures is a jackass company run by jackasses. The fact that […]

Dr. Andrew Wakefield Struck from Medical Register in The UK

24 May 2010

The man who first “showed” a link between MMR vaccinations and autism in the 90s is finally being dealt with. Good news for children everywhere: The General Medical Council found Dr Andrew Wakefield guilty of serious professional misconduct over the way he carried out his controversial research. If you don’t know the backstory, The Facts […]

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