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China to sue MSFT over high prices

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re: China

Shouldn't you have to actually BUY a copy of their software before you complain (or sue) about their prices?

I'd say ANYTHING Microsoft could be doing wrong is WAY WAY WAY WAY WAY WAY WAY down the list of stuff China should be worrying about.

Poor... Poor Drug Dealer :-( :-(

Governments Must Reject Gates' $3 Bid to Addict Next Billion PC Users

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| "Microsoft's strategy of getting developing nations hooked on its
| software was clearly outlined by Bill Gates almost a decade ago," said
| Con Zymaris, CEO of long-standing open source firm Cybersource.
|
| Specifically, Bill Gates, citing China as an example, said:
|
| "Although about 3 million computers get sold every year in China, but
| people don't pay for the software," he said. "Someday they will, though.
| As long as they are going to steal it, we want them to steal ours.
| They'll get sort of addicted, and then we'll somehow figure out how to
| collect sometime in the next decade."[1]
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http://www.cybersource.com.au/press/gates_set_to_addict_next_billion.html

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