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Microsoft warns: "Apple monopoly too restrictive"

By Julio Franco
Oct 21, 2003
  1. One to laugh about, seriously couldn't MS claims be more ironic?

    Microsoft would be negligent if it didn't see Apple's music ambitions as a competitive threat. On the eve of Apple's splashy launch last week, Microsoft offered a Q&A which warned users not to be seduced by iTunes, Apple's integrated MP3 player/ripper/burner/radio/music store, which is now available on Windows.

    Read more: The Register.
     
  2. StormBringer

    StormBringer TS Rookie Posts: 2,871

    You're black, says the kettle to the pot
     
  3. conradguerrero

    conradguerrero TS Rookie Posts: 357

    Ya they should look up ‘hypocrite’ in the dictionary
     
  4. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 12,696   +337

    I wanted to initially respond with:
    HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    Until I hit the max character limit, because thats one of the funniest computing related things I've heard in a long time.
     
  5. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,268

    Hehe..what a joke! MS, you better start looking yourself at the mirror.
     
  6. TS | Thomas

    TS | Thomas TS Rookie Posts: 1,327

    AAAAAAAAhahahahaha, Aaahahahaha, ahem. Well, I guess they do have a few points, unfortunately those points can also be levelled right back at Microsoft with a simple "Find & "Replace".
     
  7. BrownPaper

    BrownPaper TS Rookie Posts: 467

    i do agree that is ironic that microsoft is saying that apple is a monopoly (hahahaha). still, even though microsoft is guilty of monopolistic practices, if (and i mean if) apple is committing uncompetitive business practices, then they are trying to become a monopoly (even if it is outrageous coming from microsoft).
     
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