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Cybergrass: Many Bluegrass Fans Don't Live in a Microsoft World

Jul 25, 2006, 03:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bob Cherry)

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"The problem is that Microsoft has just been caught allegedly placing their own spyware in their update patches. Their Genuine Advantage program was doing this. Do I trust Microsoft? Not at all. I needed to use Windows because it was necessity but now, Open Source seems to be the way to go.

"Then, there was the upgrade to their Media Player 9 that also destroyed my old Windows system by installing another flavor of Digital Rights Management (DRM) software. This was what caused me to trash Windows and switch to Linux. Microsoft's DRM was the straw that broke this camel's back. It became history..."

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