Microsoft (MSFT) has signed a patent licensing deal with Research In Motion (RIMM) covering its...

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Microsoft (MSFT) has signed a patent licensing deal with Research In Motion (RIMM) covering its exFAT file system for flash memory devices. The deal follows an exFAT licensing agreement with Sharp. Microsoft is asserting its patents for the older FAT file system in a case against Motorola Mobility. (PR)