Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 19th Nov 2008 21:40 UTC
Legal Strike one for Apple. Curling is a better sport anyway - the first end goes to Apple. The Cupertino company sued clone maker PsyStar for licensing and trademark violations and copyright infringement, only to be greeted by a counter lawsuit from PsyStar, who claimed Apple was a monopolist. U.S. District Judge William Alsup sided with Apple on the counter lawsuit Tuesday. In his 16-page decision Tuesday, Alsup ruled Apple's products don't constitute a market to dominate. As a consequence, Apple then can't be considered a monopolist, Alsup wrote. An Apple spokesman had no comment. A representative for Psystar couldn't be reached for comment. The original lawsuit is still running, so PsyStar can, for now, continue selling its clones.
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RE[3]: I'm Confused
by adkilla on Thu 20th Nov 2008 07:06 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: I'm Confused"
adkilla
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2005-07-07

Very good analysis.

Unfortunately the world is far less ideal than what the founding fathers had envisioned in their time. Greed rules the current day.

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Edited 2008-11-20 07:07 UTC

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