Notice of Publication for U.S. Patent Application No. 17/232,016; Jim Bell

grarpamp grarpamp at
Fri Nov 12 20:44:08 PST 2021

On 11/9/21, jim bell <jdb10987 at> wrote:

Another fun patent / application.
Now the trick is how to translate the foul non-Libertarian
Queen's Patent of Govt, into a voluntary Libertarian society.
Anyone could register ideas on any blockchain.
The invention would surely be copied and used with few
if any actionables possible within greater actual freedom.
But truly licensed licensing, if anyone bothered
to seek such a thing, could be enforced, but by what,
prediction market bounty hunters, lol.
The more likely future is reversion to private sponsors
patrons of artists, inventors, etc... a form of voluntary
mutually beneficial and protective arrangement.
And the potential for DAO versions of that.
Drawback there is the default to non open publication,
thus as in medieval times, potentially slower or costlier
mashups of all available tech occurring to create new tech.
So then there is reputational value, inventions being open
and essentially worthless, but the inventors being highly
prized and compensated for generating first access to
new things.

ratbats can troll away as usual.

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