Microsoft warns: "Apple monopoly too restrictive"

By on October 21, 2003, 12:22 PM
One to laugh about, seriously couldn't MS claims be more ironic?

[COLOR=royalblue]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.[/COLOR]

Read more: [URL=http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/7/33468.html]The Register[/URL].




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StormBringer said:
You're black, says the kettle to the pot
conradguerrero said:
Ya they should look up ‘hypocrite’ in the dictionary
SNGX1275 said:
I wanted to initially respond with:HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAUntil I hit the max character limit, because thats one of the funniest computing related things I've heard in a long time.
young&wild said:
Hehe..what a joke! MS, you better start looking yourself at the mirror.
TS | Thomas said:
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".
BrownPaper said:
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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