The Washington Post produced this story about Meng Wong, the inventor of Sender ID which is well worth a read, particularly for those of you watching the anti-spam goings on over at Microsoft.
Meng Wong originally aligned his technology with Microsoft upon their promise that the it would remain royalty free. It wasn’t long before Microsoft was filing patents. New anti-spam standards still haven’t been agreed on, and everyone has their hand out.
And inboxes everywhere keep filling up with junk.