Bill Gates Called To Testify In Antitrust Trial Over Windows 95; No This Isn't An Old Post

from the the-wheels-of-justice-turn-slowly dept

Thought that Microsoft's antitrust troubles from a decade plus ago were all settled and over with, beyond a little monitoring? Think again. The case involving Novell is continuing onward... and lined up on the docket to testify is Bill Gates, who's being called to explain some questionable emails he sent all the way back in 1994, which seem to suggest plans to use Windows to limit competing office productivity software offerings. Of course, perhaps if Novell hadn't been spending so much time and money fighting Microsoft, it could have spent more time actually building products people want.

Filed Under: antitrust, bill gates
Companies: microsoft, novell


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    Gordon (profile), 18 Oct 2011 @ 5:44pm

    Re: You imply that Microsoft didn't violate antitrust to monopolize OS market.

    OOTB,

    Your comment above is a very well put together and I even say well thought out post.
    If you posted in this manner every time or even most of the time you might not catch so much hell from the other posters here on TD, myself included sometimes.

    I find it refreshing to see you post this way. please keep it up and maybe we here can have some actual thoughtful discussions that don't fall to petty 3rd grade name calling and other such bullshit.


    My 2 cents.

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