Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Nov 2012 21:36 UTC
Microsoft Bart Eppenauer, Microsoft's chief patent guy, in an interview with The Verge: "We believe our patent laws have served the country very well." Loosely translated, this reads: "This system that gives me my six-figure income and is a fine anti-competitive tool for my company have served me and my company well, the damage to the industry be damned."
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RE[2]: Comment by strim
by andydread on Fri 9th Nov 2012 00:16 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by strim"
andydread
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2009-02-02

"Don't buy their products = they go bankrupt = problem solved


As if it were that easy.
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It is easy to reduce the footprint of Microsoft and Apple products in your life at the very least. You may not be able to remove them completely but I have switched to Linux and Android and don't feel the need for MS or Apple Products for most for what I do. I use Windows occasionally at work. Thats it

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