TechWeb: DOJ Said To Be Set To Break Up Microsoft

“U.S. Department of Justice officials appear set to recommend
splitting Microsoft into two or more separate companies, according
to published reports.

USA Today reported Wednesday that federal antitrust
regulators have reached or ‘appear to have reached a consensus
approach’ in recommending a breakup of the software giant into at
least two companies — one to control the Windows operating system
and another to handle the Microsoft application software