Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 13th Jan 2012 16:20 UTC, submitted by moondevil
Windows And so the war on general computing continues. Were you looking forward to ARM laptops and maybe even desktops now that Windows 8 will also be released for ARM? I personally was, because I'd much rather have a thin, but fast and economical machine than a beastly Intel PC. Sadly, it turns out that all our fears regarding UEFI's Secure Boot feature were justified: Microsoft prohibits OEMs from allowing you to install anything other than Windows 8 on ARM devices (the Software Freedom Law Center has more).
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Antitrust
by bigdog on Sat 14th Jan 2012 08:20 UTC
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It is a disaster in the making for Microsoft. Can't wait to see what fine the EU will give to Microsoft:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_Union_Microsoft_competition_c...

This is a typical antitrust case.

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