Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 10th Apr 2007 20:57 UTC
Zeta A new development in the Zeta legality issue: BeOSFrance says to have written confirmation from Jean-Louis Gassee that to JLG's knowledge, YellowTAB did not have an agreement with Palmsource [French]. My French isn't exactly what it should be (I should've paid more attention during high school), but with the help of Adam and others we managed to translate the most important bit: "The impropriety and absence of an agreement between yellowTAB and PalmSource (at the time, still the owner of the BeOS IP) had been confirmed to me in writing by the person best-placed to talk about it in those circumstances: Jean-Louis Gassee."
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RE[2]: What Was The Lesson?
by sogabe on Thu 12th Apr 2007 16:58 UTC in reply to "RE: What Was The Lesson?"
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> Except that he put a lot of money and work into
> Zeta but lost all of it.

Do you know that for a fact? Because yT claimed sales of 100K CDs at one point in time, and at the price Zeta was being sold, that translates into several million dollars/euros. Where did all that money go?

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