Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 26th Jan 2007 21:37 UTC
Windows A coalition of rivals charged on Friday that Microsoft's new Vista operating system coming out next week will perpetuate practices found illegal in the European Union nearly three years ago. The group, which includes IBM, Nokia, Sun Microsystems, Adobe, Oracle and Red Hat, said its complaints made last year are yet to be addressed just days before Vista is due for release.
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So?
by SpasmaticSeacow on Sun 28th Jan 2007 00:45 UTC
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2006-02-17

Vista may well be against EU rules... Hell DVD region codes are, by international agreement, an illegal restraint on free trade. It doesn't matter. People and governments can make all the laws they want, they don't make the rules about these things anymore.

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