ZDNet: Are Microsoft’s Problems Due to Open Source?


“Wall Street punished Microsoft today not for bringing in too
little money, but for planning on spending too much. (The image of
a diving board is by British artist Lincoln Seligman. The original
has been sold.)

“If there is any open source angle to this at all, it’s that
much of the $2 billion in extra spending is going up against
Google, which happens to run on an open source platform…”