Marco Arment on the “Lodsys drops suit and donates to charity” headlines.
There are no winners in this case. Nothing has changed for the better. If anything, the system has been strengthened and validated.
This struck me reading this “news”, too. This isn’t a change of heart. It doesn’t affect their strategy. They just decided not to continue to fight one guy who was able to get $200,000 in pro bono legal work.