Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 8th Jun 2007 15:01 UTC, submitted by AdministratorX
Microsoft In its second such agreement this week, Microsoft has struck a deal under which it will extend amnesty to a company that's using what the software maker claims is patented Microsoft intellectual property embedded in the open source Linux computer operating system. Under a deal with LG Electronics, disclosed late Wednesday, Microsoft will forgo any Linux-related patent claims against the South Korean electronics manufacturer. In return, Microsoft will gain access to certain intellectual property produced by LG.
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RE: Haha
by l3v1 on Fri 8th Jun 2007 20:23 UTC in reply to "Haha"
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many of the Far Eastern tech outfits are fabulously corrupt and will sign up to almost anything if the price is right

Oh, you really don't have to go that far.

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