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They could bundle software for common tasks that is spyware free, for instance.
Antitrust concerns make this a non-starter, I believe.
Yeah, they where going to have Onecare for free but they had to remove it because of anti-trust issues. Kind of a shame, they messed up once and because of it there being bullied. I would say just punishment except it's really the users who are paying and not them.
In the short term perhaps yes.
In the long run however, I think it's the other way around, due to antitrust, there is valid competition in the market, which I would believe (atleast to some extend) will force better software for us.