Microsoft will ultimately beat the DoJ and Sun, Cringely speculates

Does Java and every Web browser violate U.S. Patent # 5,838,906?
Will an exclusive licensing deal between tiny Eolas, holder of this
patent, and Microsoft, put Sun, AOL and Netscape all out of
business together?

In his weekly column from The Pulpit, Robert X.
Cringely speculates that this is exactly the outcome that may end
the Microsoft-Sun-Netscape rivalry and put Microsoft in total
control of the Internet and its future.

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