Backweb sues Microsoft with 'Windows Update' patent

An Israeli company called Backweb alleges Microsoft's "Windows Update" feature infringes on a 1999 patent for -- this is the actual filing -- "Method and apparatus for transmitting and displaying information between a remote network and a local computer," Silicon Alley Insider reports.

An Israeli company called Backweb alleges Microsoft's "Windows Update" feature infringes on a 1999 patent for -- this is the actual filing -- "Method and apparatus for transmitting and displaying information between a remote network and a local computer," Silicon Alley Insider reports.