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____/ RonB on Wednesday 24 Aug 2011 23:55 : \____
> On Wed, 24 Aug 2011 23:49:07 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
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>> ____/ RonB on Wednesday 24 Aug 2011 23:41 : \____
>>> On Wed, 24 Aug 2011 23:12:51 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>>>> It's rather odd to defend Samsung, which pays Microsoft for Linux,
>>>> helps Windows DRM, etc.
>>> Apple's repugnant patent trolling and patent extortion (at much higher
>>> levels than Microsoft's) make them the current go-to-corporation for
>>> detestation. Besides Microsoft is dying -- they just don't know it yet.
>> Microsoft and Apple collaborate in several areas now.
> I don't doubt it, but right now Apple seems to be taking the lead.
> Besides, Microsoft is becoming irrelevant under Ballmer. Why Microsoft's
> stockholders put up with him is a mystery to me.
Who else would possibly do any better? Microsoft needs a thug in charge now.
It's a patent bully.
~~ Best of wishes
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