Architect Claims Google Ripped Off His Game-Changing Technology

Eavesdroplet, International, Ticker
Thursday, November 7, 2013
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Israeli-American architect Eli Attia claims Google stole his life’s work—a visionary design and construction software that the company estimates could generate $120 billion annually. The technology, Google claims, has the potential to cut construction costs and the time from design to completion by 30 percent. “By stealing and bastardizing my technology,” Attie told Israli business daily Globes, “Google has deprived humanity of what it urgently needs. And, in the process, has careless and callously wasted three years of my life.” (Image: Courtesy Google)

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One Response to “Architect Claims Google Ripped Off His Game-Changing Technology”

  1. Archt says:

    Why is a Japanese architect and his Tokyo building being used to illustrate this story…. Without, BTW, acknowledging it is Kenzo Tange.

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