Will Teaching Kids To Write Infringe On MS Patent?

from the patent-everything.... dept

theodp writes “The USPTO disclosed Thursday that Microsoft is seeking an early childhood education-related patent for Providing instructional feedback to a user, which the software giant says covers the use of computers to teach little tykes to form the letter ‘b’, make a ‘ch’ sound, and divide 321 by 17. Let’s hope LeapPad-toting preschoolers are indemnified against Microsoft lawsuits.”

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