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Friendster has been awarded a patent covering Social Networking [in
computer systems] on June 27, 2006.
As reported on:
The patent itself is here:
While Friendster was one of the first social networking sites I wonder
if the processes they have patented are not obvious and have not
existed in a social environment for ages (introducing people,
communicating with your contacts, ...).
What would be your comments?
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