WindowsXP May Spark Ultimate Battle to Own the Net

Jeffy124 reports on Slashdot: “C|net is embarking on a seven day comprehensive report on how Microsoft is moving themselves into position to be The ‘Gatekeeper Of The Internet’ through WindowsXP. The first installment explains the basics of how this is going to happen: Reminders that last for days encouraging users to sign up for Passport, and how Windows will evenutally resemble services like AOL.” The second installment explains the whole masterplan behind .NET and how it is going to position Microsoft as a kind of a… global monopoly.


  1. 2001-10-18 9:00 pm
  2. 2001-10-18 11:47 pm
  3. 2001-10-19 1:04 am
  4. 2001-10-19 5:02 am
  5. 2001-10-20 3:01 am
  6. 2001-10-21 7:49 pm