Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

ReallyLinux: Microsoft's Approach May Isolate U.S. Permanently

Nov 20, 2004, 18:00 (16 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Walter V. Koenning)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to Walter V. Keonning for this link. ]

"Incredible as it may seem, Microsoft's leading executive Steve Ballmer is warning nations about the potential for patent lawsuits if they use Linux. Although he is smart enough to state the warning in terms of advice, neither Asian leaders nor the world are taking this as anything less than a threat.

"We're not talking about a statement made to some fortune 500 business leaders. We're not applying this to global companies based in other countries. Ballmer is speaking to nations, in the context of global authority..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: