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Windows goes rental

Jan 11, 2010, 23:33 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

[ Thanks to Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]

"On the surface, it just sounds like it's just a way for Microsoft to squeeze more money from companies who are already letting their customers use Windows. I, for one, didn't know that if I owned a gaming store and I let people play games on my Windows PC that I was violating my license.

"I think this is more than just that though. I think this is the first step to Microsoft offering their full operating system and Office suite on the cloud."

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