Spare parts and cybersquatting: the fight for NETBOOK

Computer manufacturer Psion has kick-started a lively debate in the technology community by reasserting its trademark registration for NETBOOK. But Psion faces some major challenges. The Canadian company had stopped production on the related products some years ago, the term 'netbook' entered generic use in 2008 and now the tech community, including Dell, Intel and leading tech bloggers, will not give it up without a fight, as WTR reveals.

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