Why do we need patents when software is automatically protected by copyright?

That's indeed one of the classic questions, which came up once more during an in-house inventor training I was giving the other day. In today's #askbastian video I make the case for software patents and explain why copyright does not protect software inventions at all: https://youtu.be/Fo-L7848KpI What's your burning question about patents for the digital … Continue reading Why do we need patents when software is automatically protected by copyright?