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EU Boosts Microsoft Monopoly? --- FFII Analysis
By brian, Section News
Posted on Sun Apr 4th, 2004 at 11:04:58 GMT
[From FFII] The European Commission's competition procedings against Microsoft have led to a verdict which gives a big boost to Microsoft's monopoly position in the OS market and helps Microsoft expand this position to other markets. While the Commission may have earned substantial revenues for itself by imposing a one-time fine of 1% of Microsoft's liquid cash reserves, the smallprint of the verdict gives Microsoft green light to kill its main competitors in the operating systems market. Full details and analysis from FFII.org.


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