Steve Wozniak "not at all against the idea of patent trolls" Discusses Paul Allen's Patent Lawsuit

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder, voicing strong support for Paul Allen's patent litigation against Google, Apple, Facebook and other tech giants. When asked about the lawsuit during a video interview, Wozniak says he's "not at all against the idea of patent trolls," and he believes Allen's suit represents the fact that inventors have rights under the […]

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder, voicing strong support for Paul Allen's patent litigation against Google, Apple, Facebook and other tech giants. When asked about the lawsuit during a video interview, Wozniak says he's "not at all against the idea of patent trolls," and he believes Allen's suit represents the fact that inventors have rights under the U.S. patent system.

"I'm not a lawyer, and we're getting into the legal category, not just the technology category, but I think this lawsuit represents the idea that, you know, hey, patents, individual inventors, they don't have the funds to go up against big companies."