Techcrunch reports this afternoon that Google has bid $900 million as the stalking horse bid for the Nortel patent portfolio. The bid is officially reported on Google’s own blog. http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/04/patents-and-innovation.html
Fascinating. We did expect and predict that Apple would bid. Like Google, it was a later entrant into the patent wars.
The post is a fascinating read. More to follow.