Comments on: Time to bust a few myths about innovation in the internet of things era https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/time-to-bust-a-few-myths-about-innovation-in-the-internet-of-things-era/ EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 28 Aug 2018 21:27:57 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 By: Johan Stavers https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/time-to-bust-a-few-myths-about-innovation-in-the-internet-of-things-era/#comment-328838 Fri, 11 Aug 2017 18:39:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1166629#comment-328838 Employees never show the level of innovation you get from small startup companies because…well, why would you put in all your creativity working for a big company if all the big money it ends up making ends up in de pocket of the company you work for? Not very motivating, to say the least.

Current patent law has the exact same effect. Why would you be imaginative, take all the risks, work hard just to see all your money ending up in de hands of big (patent troll) companies with big patent portfolios that you cannot not use?

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