Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 18th Dec 2012 00:03 UTC
Microsoft Microsoft has just responded to Google's move regarding Exchange ActiveSync. Sadly, instead of addressing the very real problems consumers are about to face, Microsoft starts talking about switching to Outlook.com.
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RE[2]: Hate Vendor lock-in
by JAlexoid on Fri 21st Dec 2012 01:12 UTC in reply to "RE: Hate Vendor lock-in"
JAlexoid
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DVD and HDCP is actually a result of pressure from a lot of media companies.

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RE[3]: Hate Vendor lock-in
by Neolander on Fri 21st Dec 2012 06:51 in reply to "RE[2]: Hate Vendor lock-in"
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2010-03-08

DVD and HDCP is actually a result of pressure from a lot of media companies.

Indeed, but this kind of pressure can be applied much more easily if there is one single point of failure, such as a unique standard or standardization organism, than if there isn't.

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