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M$ and another lawsuit?!?!

Postby Darksurf » Mon Feb 26, 2007 19:59

Turns out that "voice recognition" in vista was copyrighted by AT&T !! AT&T is suing for copyright infringement!

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2001/0604att.html

Sweet Jesus! and Microsoft claims linux steals data!! This is the second lawsuit I've heard of over Microsoft stealing data just for VISTA!!
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Postby random guy » Tue Feb 27, 2007 18:34

score! wouldnt it be funny (wont happen but be funny) if vista loses more in lawsuits than sales?

they would effectively put themselves out of buisness.
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Ooops looks like another one.

Postby Darksurf » Tue Feb 27, 2007 19:54

Another Lawsuit!!!

They used the name "office live" Which has been copyrighted and in use for 5 years!

http://www.betanews.com/article/Microso ... 1172251049

look it up and you'll find all kinds of info!
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Postby random guy » Tue Feb 27, 2007 21:45

i guess when you wish hard enough and with a little bit of magic all you dreams can come true.

say we should form a committe to look for violations from the microsoft corporation.
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Postby Darksurf » Thu Mar 01, 2007 17:57

If anybody hears or sees of any new lawsuits against microsoft please post it here!
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Postby tek_heretik » Tue Mar 20, 2007 19:56

Yup, M$ is pretty sleazy, they own the american courts.
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Postby random guy » Tue Mar 20, 2007 20:29

Yup, M$ is pretty sleazy, they own the american courts.


no they dont, they have been hit for monopoly issues before. actually none of these have gone to court anyway, all settlements. you can bet they are good at settling though but they will still lose big.
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Postby tek_heretik » Tue Mar 20, 2007 21:12

random guy wrote:
Yup, M$ is pretty sleazy, they own the american courts.


no they dont, they have been hit for monopoly issues before. actually none of these have gone to court anyway, all settlements. you can bet they are good at settling though but they will still lose big.


Then how come IE is STILL a part of windhose and can't be uninstalled normally and completely? Like I said, they own the courts. A browser is a browser, not an essential part of an OS.
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Postby tek_heretik » Tue Mar 20, 2007 22:27

Also, why is M$ getting their *ss kicked in the EU and not the US (at least nowhere near the same degree). Three cheers for the Europeans, hip hip hooray, hip hip hooray, hip hip hooray!
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