Google is trying to patent an algorithm from public domain
@yogthos also: http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2018/06/deepmind-first-major-ai-patent-filings.html?m=1
@Dekken yeah saw that, having companies like Google get a monopoly on ideas is really disheartening :-(
@yogthos It's bonkers
I'm going to patent the quadratic equation formula
@Dekken @yogthos In Australia somebody managed to get a patent on wheel, so you might succeed.