Microsoft to pay $12 million to Opera

By Julio Franco
May 24, 2004
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  1. Microsoft has agreed to pay Opera Software $12.75 million over a lawsuit in which the Norway-based company alleged that pages on MSN website were purposely made to look bad in the Opera Web browser.

    This is yet another settlement the software giant has reached after a long and painful campaign seeking to simplify its business by clearing up potentially damaging legal claims.
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    ---agissi--- TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,382   +15

    Thats fusking hilarious.. I dont see how you can be sued over doing something like that, or ordered to pay $12M, but whatever.
  3. agreed. this is so rediculous. MS can do whatever they want with THEIR product and THEIR website. I'm thinking I will start detecting opera in my sites and not allowing any one who uses to view my pages... bunch of whining bitches.
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