Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 22nd Nov 2010 19:53 UTC
Novell and Ximian We were well aware that Novell had put itself on the market, coyly winking at passers-by, displaying its... Assets. VMware was a contender, but things have played out entirely different: Novell has been bought by Attachmate Corp., with a Microsoft-led consortium buying unspecified intellectual property from Novell.
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RE[4]: patents?
by grfgguvf on Tue 23rd Nov 2010 00:16 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: patents?"
grfgguvf
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but do you think some WordPerfect IP is worth 2 billion to Microsoft?

there must be more to it
i have the gut feeling they are planning on going after Android/Linux

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