Thursday, December 24, 2009

The Word on Word

The penalty is a fine of nearly a third of a billion dollars, which is significant enough to slightly dent MS's bottom line. But the injunction granted against Microsoft also requires the company to excise the infringing XML code from the on-sale version of Word. Within three weeks. Or, and this is the absolute shocker: Microsoft must stop selling Word.

Read the Fast Company article on how Microsoft responded. [In short, they're still selling Word.]

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