The Evolution of Ideas

"If I have seen further it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants."

-Isaac Newton, February 5, 1675

Jason Calacanis has an interesting post about ideas and their evolution.

It brings up the larger issues of the defensibility of ideas, IP protection and the evolutionary nature of technology.

Every VC who asks about software patents should read this.

Erik SchwartzIP, VC, ideas, patents