Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 6th Jul 2011 14:00 UTC
Microsoft Well, paint me red and call me a girl scout, I totally did not see this one coming at all. This is so utterly surprising it made my brain explode. Hold on to your panties, because this will rock your world. After pressuring several smaller Android vendors into submission (and yes, HTC is still relatively small compared to other players), Microsoft is now moving on to the big one: Redmond is demanding $15 for every Samsung Android device sold. Samsung's choices are simple: pay up, or face another epic lawsuit.
Thread beginning with comment 479987
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: Comment by dacloo
by Thom_Holwerda on Thu 7th Jul 2011 13:05 UTC in reply to "Comment by dacloo"
Thom_Holwerda
Member since:
2005-06-29

... Let's stop at trying to be funny, original or whatever, and stick with the facts? It's really annoying.


It's who I am. Sorry. I like to goof around. It's like asking Ferrari not to make red cars anymore.

Reply Parent Score: 1

RE[2]: Comment by dacloo
by Lousewort on Thu 7th Jul 2011 20:44 in reply to "RE: Comment by dacloo"
Lousewort Member since:
2006-09-12

Of course, the bit I really enjoyed was (Freudian slip?):

"This is so utterly surprising it made my brain explode."

...closely followed by...

"Of course, this is hardly surprising to anyone with more than two brain cells to rub together."

Really nice article though, and I for one like your writing style.

Reply Parent Score: 1