Microsoft Signs Another Patent Deal Amid Calls for Remedies
| A group of stories show that Microsoft still exploits a broken
| system, as does Acacia (possible proxy)
They just don't give up, do they?
What's wrong with just making good products, selling them, and letting
customers decide whether or not they like it, rather than this lock-in
policy of reselling other companies' software, then enforcing customer
"loyalty" with draconian measures like proprietary formats and patents?
| "[Microsoft] are willing to lose money for years and years just to
| make sure that you don't make any money, either." - Bob Cringely.
| - http://blog.businessofsoftware.org/2007/07/cringely-the-un.html
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