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Apple: Trust us, we've patented parts of Swift, and thus chunks of other programming languages, for your own good

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Analysis

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US9952841B2: All claims in the international patent application were found to lack inventive step. An article on LLVM was found to bl closest prior art. Apple dropped bringing the application into the European Patent Office

US9329844B2: Same as above.

It seems, therefore, that Europeans are safe, and that both patents are shaky, and that the Chinese applications filed will face an uphill battle.

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