The Nuclear Option
Mar 19, 2007, 18:15 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Daniel Koć)
[ Thanks to Borys
Musielak for this link. ]
"Microsoft's dislike and significant resources (not only
financial) leads me to ask a very important question: What are the
tricks they will play next and to what extent will they be
effective? As far as I know they are still able to use the
'foot-in-the-door' technique to make the adoption of ODF in
Massachusetts as difficult as possible. Also DRM in Vista may put
at risk hardware producers' motivation to supply product
specifications and free GNU licenced drivers. Yet, I believe
freedom will win.
It will win neither because Microsoft is weak or stupid..."