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A Kinder Unisys Makes Web Users Burn
Unisys has modified its policy on garnering license fees from the use of the .GIF image format.

artists facts  PA, headquarters at which artists and users will burn GIF images in protest. Market Impact Whatever license fees Unisys may get from this patent are probably noise to its overall revenues ($7.2 billion in 1998), and the company is not a competitor with others from which it is seeking licensing fees. The potential impact of this action is on companies using the GIF format. GIF is the most popular image format for the Internet, especially for original artwork, although the JPEG format is frequently used

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