Aardvark Files Patent On Promotional Status Messages

Posted Apr 11, 2010

Q&A service Aardvark.com has filed for a patent on “promotional status messages.” When you sign up for a service and you are asked whether to send a message to friends on Twitter or Facebook is apparently what Aardvark.com claims is their own invention. Aardvark is owned by Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Below are some of the screenshots of the patent from: [GoRumors.com via Mashable]