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Online dating firms secures patent

Online dating firm patents cupid’s arrow | The Register
The US patent office has outdone itself this week, awarding dating company eHarmony a patent covering online matchmaking.
In patentese, US patent no. 6,735,568 describes a computer implemented method for “identifying people who are likely to have a successful relationship”.
Hopefully EU legislation will thwart these type of patents being filed in Ireland