Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 13th Sep 2010 20:57 UTC
Microsoft Who said a public outcry - even if it's just on the internet - never helped anyone? Yesterday, we reported on The New York Times' findings that Microsoft lawyers were taking part in raids on opposition groups in Russia. Today, Microsoft has announced a number of steps to fix the situation - the most significant of which is a unilateral software license extended to all NGOs in Russia and several other countries.
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Double Edged Sword...
by mrhasbean on Mon 13th Sep 2010 22:23 UTC
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...from whatever angle you look at this. In saying that, if a company can use helping someone as a marketing exercise it's also a win-win. So I suppose we say "Congratulations Microsoft you nasty thing you"?

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