Microsoft,Toshiba in cross-licensing deal

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Microsoft,Toshiba in cross-licensing deal

Microsoft and Toshiba said on Friday they had reached a cross-licensing agreement, the latest move among global technology companies to expedite product development and avoid patent disputes.

The pact allows Microsoft, the world’s biggest software maker, and Toshiba, the world’s third-largest notebook computer manufacturer, to use each other’s patents on computer and digital electronics technologies, a Microsoft spokesman in Japan said.

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