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Strike Against Free Software: Microsoft Enters Catalonian Schools

Feb 24, 2009, 07:32 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kristian Kissling)

"It was a pretty personal deal between Steve Ballmer and president of the Generalitat de Catalunya Jose Montilla. According to an announcement out of Barcelona, Microsoft is to provide the Catalonian schools with touchscreen PCs and projects, making it easier for their students and teachers to cozy up to their proprietary software. The first transaction was to present the city of Lleida a new computer center, although no further details were given."

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