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Micro$oft did it AGAIN, this time with a Judge behind it.

 
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Micro$oft is at it again�
On Friday Bill Gates simply got the slap on the wrist.

Judge Kollar-Kotelly rejected the sanction against Micro$oft. John Ashcroft takes it a step further by insulting the consumers and the industry by calling it �a major victory for consumers and businesses.�
Is this justice that some technology-illiterates are sitting at a table with an evil-minded team of greedy corporate minded and make decisions for the rest of the nation, especially rejecting the request of NINE States and a District? The ruling ended up with enforcing the corporate giant �to allow users of the latest Windows version to replace some built-in features, such as instant messaging or music player, with those from competitors.�
Whoopee, aren�t we all lucky to be liberated by that ruling?
Bill Gate$ is no more than the Bin Laden of the technology world and in that respect, Micro$oft is the Terrorist organization who is trying to shut the democratic world of open-source. Well, dream on Billy Greens.
 
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I don't like MS or Bill Gates any more than the next guy, but comparing with somone like Ben Laden is just wrong.
I don't see Bill Gates killing thousands of people to get what he wants.
 
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Consider the context Gregg:

Bin Laden of the technology world


Gate$ is killing the technological competitors by empowering Micro$oft's extremist monopoly system.
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I realize the context. I just personally don't like the comparison.
 
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corruption is everywhere. i remember a while back some company got caught selling product with less than its stated amount in the container. they got fined about 5% of the profit they made by ripping consumers off.
 
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Originally posted by Randall Twede:
corruption is everywhere. i remember a while back some company got caught selling product with less than its stated amount in the container. they got fined about 5% of the profit they made by ripping consumers off.


You'll have to spell out the corruption case against MS a little more clearly for the slower ranch hands here such as myself.
 
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