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01.21.08

Microsoft’s Hall of Shame Sees Light

Posted in Antitrust, Microsoft, Novell, Site News at 11:15 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

There have been two key additions to this Web site today. The first is a static page that names companies which need to be avoided, along with the reasons. The second is a much more comprehensive section that provides a glimpse at the Comes vs. Microsoft proceedings. Novell is included among the exhibits which reveal anti-competitive activity, including technical sabotage and exclusionary contracts. Here is the index:

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4 Comments

  1. Roy Schestowitz said,

    January 21, 2008 at 11:20 am

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    ComputerWorld’s Eric Lai has a similar take on IBM. I saw that earlier in Andy’s site. What do you reckon? Ignore or rebut?

    There’s some more stuff coming from Malaysia (memories of Sweden), but I won’t have time to cover this until late at night.

  2. John Drinkwater said,

    January 21, 2008 at 11:10 am

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    Latest FUD from ZDNet: http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1121

  3. John Drinkwater said,

    January 22, 2008 at 8:05 am

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    Sadly if you ignore it, people don’t hear the other side of the argument.. The problem there is you have to link to the story to get search relevancy, but then it increases their inbound links, making the story more popular… it’s stupid that these people can so easily share their negative opinions of ODF.

  4. Roy Schestowitz said,

    January 22, 2008 at 8:14 am

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    Yes, someone brought it up before and I saw similar observations made in E-mails. Microsoft contaminates vital feeds with its Kool-Aid, but this has always been the case.

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