Open source community ‘hopelessly confused’ by Apple-HTC suit (and so are many others)

“The lawsuit is not about psychology,” he wrote. “It’s about economics. Apple has every right to sue to protect its intellectual property. That’s what our patent system is all about.”

We need to see more reasoning like this.

The psychoanalysis or ideological droning from some corners of the blogosphere is ridiculous. Apple believes their IP is being stolen, and has sued to protect it. Sometimes the simplest answer is the correct one.