Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 21st Aug 2012 21:57 UTC
Windows With Windows 8 right around the corner, the usual game of reading the end-user license agreements and spotting the different versions is in full swing. Usually, this is a game of ridicule as Microsoft comes up with ever more convoluted version schemes and EULA terms. This time around, though, the company seems to be taking steps to make things easier, as Ed Bott reports.
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Simple All right
by Lorin on Wed 22nd Aug 2012 03:10 UTC
Lorin
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2010-04-06

The software is licensed, not sold. Under this agreement,

This in effect destroys "fair use" as earlier Supreme Court rulings stated that you did buy and own the software.

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