"There is a lot of pro-software patents lobbying in Europe and Digistan asks the question, "Where does the pressure come from?"Although it does not say this in Digistan, the answer is “Microsoft”, but it’s not alone. Peter Jungen and the EEI wonder if openness rhetorics risks turning Europe into an innovation “dead zone”. We wrote about Peter Jungen last month. He’s likely to be part of the cronies cartel."