Linked by David Adams on Fri 12th Aug 2011 03:50 UTC
Microsoft Microsoft no longer thinks Linux poses a threat to its desktop Windows business. Directions on Microsoft's Wes Miller pointed out via Twitter how Microsoft has changed the boilerplate "Competition" section in its last two annual financial filings with the SEC.
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hmm
by TechGeek on Fri 12th Aug 2011 19:41 UTC
TechGeek
Member since:
2006-01-14

First the ignore you. Check!

Then they laugh at you. Check!

Then they fight you. Check!

Then you win. Maybe that's why they downgraded us, we won.

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RE: hmm
by lucas_maximus on Sat 13th Aug 2011 12:50 in reply to "hmm"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

First the ignore you. Check!

Then they laugh at you. Check!

Then they fight you. Check!

Then you go down to 1% market share after they Release version 7 ... and then more people download the beta than the whole of the Linux install base ... then the ignore you again.


FTFY

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RE: hmm
by jbauer on Sun 14th Aug 2011 16:11 in reply to "hmm"
jbauer Member since:
2005-07-06

First the ignore you. Check!

Then they laugh at you. Check!

Then they fight you. Check!

Then you win. Maybe that's why they downgraded us, we won.


It's pretty hard to win when you don't even know what world you're living in.

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