Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 17th Sep 2007 15:17 UTC, submitted by Rahul
Legal Microsoft suffered a stunning defeat on Monday when a European Union court backed a European Commission ruling that the US software giant illegally abused its market power to crush competitors. The European Union's second-highest court dismissed the company's appeal on all substantive points of the 2004 antitrustruling. The court said Microsoft, the world's largest software maker, was unjustified in tying new applications to its Windows operating system in a way that harmed consumer choice. The verdict, which may be appealed only on points of law and not of fact, could force Microsoft to change its business practices.
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RE: As you might expect
by Jokel on Mon 17th Sep 2007 16:15 UTC in reply to "As you might expect"
Jokel
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2006-06-01

You ask "So when will the injunctions against Canonical, Novell, Red Hat, etc., be coming?"

My answer is... As soon as they also own 95% of the market and can dictate only Linux will be sold on new computers!

Edited 2007-09-17 16:24

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