Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Dec 2011 22:24 UTC
Windows Yesterday, Microsoft finally unveiled all the details regarding its Windows Store, which will be the default way to distribute Metro applications on Windows 8. Most of the details are all pretty standard and mirror those of other stores, but there's one interesting twist that is sure to make a lot of you happy: Microsoft has made special exceptions for open source software.
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Naming of licence agreement
by Hexadecima on Thu 8th Dec 2011 00:00 UTC
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Microsoft's "Standard Application Licensing Terms" expressly forbid sharing apps normally (except for OSS apps, as the article says.) I guess they're SALTing the earth.

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