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Author Topic: How wrong is this?!?  (Read 859 times)

Dweeberkitty

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How wrong is this?!?
« on: February 24, 2010, 04:07:52 pm »

Apparently Microsoft is now selling Amazon the right to use Linux.  ???

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13505_3-10458849-16.html
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Re: How wrong is this?!?
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2010, 05:13:46 pm »

Kind of sickening, really. Amazon should have bigger kahonah's then to just cave like that.
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Re: How wrong is this?!?
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2010, 09:02:59 pm »

Microsoft is afraid it might lose if it presses its anti-linux posture in court.  But this might be just good business. The real chickens in this mess, in addition to Amazon, are retailers, such as Best Buy, who won't sell anything but Microsoft (and apple) products. And those of us who buy them. 

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