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Linux Business Week: Money Earned at Microsoft Goes Into Linux Start-up

Apr 27, 2004, 00:15 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Raga Rao)

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"Paul Maritz earned a gazillion dollars running all of Microsoft's software development, becoming one of the richest men in America, according to Forbes, before retiring in 2000. And now he's turned traitor, putting his skills and his fortune at the disposal of, gad!!!!, Linux.

"Maritz is the key force behind a start-up called PI Corporation that promises to strengthen the Linux desktop with software that'll make it easy to access personal information because it's always available..."

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