The Register: Microsoft to ‘Embrace’ Open Source

“When Microsoft’s global head of platform strategy (a job title
otherwise known as Chief Linux Slayer) says he wants the
company to embrace open source, you could be forgiven for wondering
if he is perhaps tiring of the executive life, and trying to get
himself dismissed from his post.

“But in fact this is Microsoft’s latest approach to the niggling
challenge (opportunity?) presented by Linux and open source
software: public humility…”