Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Comes Antitrust: How Microsoft Schemed to Destroy Borland (Like It Did Yahoo!)

Sep 14, 2009, 16:04 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Roy Schestowitz)


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

[ Thanks to Roy Schestowitz for this link. ]

"LAST YEAR we looked back at several stories that relate to Borland and what Microsoft did to this company [1, 2]. Microsoft offered obscene amounts of money for key staff of Borland to abandon and subsequently pass control over development tools to Microsoft. It's a vicious long-term investment whose key strategy is destruction of competition, which in turn enables price-fixing.

"Borland suffered from some other Microsoft abuses, which we shall properly revisit and cover in the future."

Complete Story

Related Stories: