Someone Is Trying To Get Rich Quick Off Of Remote Monitoring Via Lawsuits

Take a look at this:

Tech Companies Seeks $1 Billion From the Feds for Patent

Whats your take on this?

The essence of the first patent:

How one man, back in 2002, could see the future in such detail is scary. ;)

Who knew the police could arrest thieves thru the internet, firemen extinguish fires via Webcam lmao.

This seems to be very 'speculative'. I saw this release when it first was published but declined posting on it because it felt like an Onion article "small business sues US government for 1 billion dollars"

Acquiring this would make it the pièce de résistance of the Avigilon Patent Portfolio.