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Post 27 Feb 2008, 11:30
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Too bad the US Justice Department didn't have the guts to do the same.
Post 27 Feb 2008, 15:39
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> EU fines Microsoft record $1.3 billion

Only cca 1'000'000'000 EURO Laughing

> Open source rules!

Awaiting open sourcing the hardware (sound, video, network, TV, ... cards) + printers + scanners Idea
Post 14 Mar 2008, 03:48
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"The days of proprietary technology must come to an end," [Vice Admiral Mark Edwards, deputy chief of naval operations for communications] said. "We will no longer accept systems that couple hardware, software and data."

The reasons? Innovation and cost are considered superior when delivered by open source and open standards:
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