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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I love that cut
by Neolander on Thu 8th Dec 2011 07:05 UTC
Neolander
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2010-03-08

"So, if you're a rich b-tard, we allow you to become even richer by making you pay less for the hosting of your software on our services. Don't worry, the poor developers will pay 10% more to fund this generosity."

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RE: I love that cut
by Spiron on Thu 8th Dec 2011 11:17 in reply to "I love that cut"
Spiron Member since:
2011-03-08

if you have a product that is bringing in the sort of income that is necessary for the cut then chances are you have a website ANYWAY so there really wouldn't be anymore money saved on that one.

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