Microsoft takes on the free world
levmyshkin | May 14, 2007 at 09:53 amby
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In its latest move, Microsoft is claiming Linux violates more than 200 of its patents, and is trying to extort royalties from freeware designers.
Good luck. Long live freeware.
Microsoft claims that free software like Linux, which runs a big chunk of corporate America, violates 235 of its patents. It wants royalties from distributors and users. Users like you, maybe. Fortune's Roger Parloff reports.
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