Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 1st Sep 2010 12:57 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Legal Just when you thought the Amiga world was finally getting its act together, finally making things a little less obtuse for outsiders, this happens. So, we have the AmigaOne X1000 coming up, a brand-new PowerPC computer, running the real deal - AmigaOS 4. In the meantime, Commodore USA - the one with the sketchy website - has apparently secured rights to the Amiga hardware brand, and is planning to release Amiga-branded computers running AROS. In the meantime, Hyperion, the Belgium company behind AmigaOS, who is working with A-eon on the AmigaOne X1000, claims this is a clear violation of the settlement between them and Amiga Inc., and has notified its US lawyers.
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Do these companies make money?
by miker on Wed 1st Sep 2010 13:34 UTC
miker
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2009-07-08

How big is the Amiga market? It is hard for me to imagine how any of these companies can generate enough revenue to even afford to sue each other.

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jsutton Member since:
2006-03-24

"How big is the Amiga market? It is hard for me to imagine how any of these companies can generate enough revenue to even afford to sue each other."

The Amiga community is probably in the range of 15,000 - 20,000. The OS4 market is in the range of 1,000 - 1,500.

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