February 14, 2013 AT 9:45 pm

Obama says we need more gamers. Who are we to argue?

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Obama says we need more gamers. Who are we to argue? .

One of the participants was a pink-haired entrepreneur who asked the president about software patents and the threat of software patent trolls. Startups have a strong need to defend themselves from copyright or intellectual piracy, but they often can’t afford to engage in legal battles. Obama said that while progress has been made on this front, patent reform is only “half way” to where it needs to go.

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