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MSFT (Microsoft) vs. DOJ (Department of Justice)
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Emcee:  Doug Fowler Type:  Unmoderated
This thread is intended to discuss the issues surrounding Microsoft and the claims being made against it by the Department of Justice.

This may well turn out to be the most interesting court case of 1998. What will be the ramifications for Microsoft? Has Microsoft overstepped its boundaries? Does Microsoft have a monopoly with Windows 95? Will Microsoft be forced to separate IE from Windows 98?

Where will all this lead? Will the government end up breaking up Microsoft?

Has Microsoft underestimated the DOJ? Has Microsoft finally met its match?

Opinions from both sides are welcome.
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185 Why Do You Defend Microsoft? Don't They Have Enough Money To Defend ThemselThe Barracudaâ„¢-5/23/2000
184 Never assume anything - you know how the saying goes :) Windows IS NOT FREE or PJ Strifas-5/17/2000
183 An Open Letter To Bill Gates: Dear Bill, As preface, I'm a user of MSFT pGary105-4/29/2000
182 Send e-mail to DOJ. If you have strong feelings about this subject (pro or conBob Wassel-4/25/2000
181 Microsoft has gotten it's come-uppence. Between the predatory business praSteven Silverman-4/4/2000
180 RE: A headline seeking Justice Dept attorney and equally (for political gain)heOLDTRADER-4/2/2000
179 IBM & MSFT..this could get very interesting: independent.co.ukRon-3/18/2000
178 Closing Arguments Underscore Gap Between Microsoft and Government By JOEL BRINRusty Johnson-2/23/2000
177 Government Rebuts Microsoft Antitrust Filing InfoWorld.com infoworld.comRusty Johnson-1/26/2000
176 United States of America v. Microsoft Corporation Court's Finding of Fact Rusty Johnson-11/7/1999
175 I thought the decision from the court was out Friday. Which Friday? I bet someoClancy Hughes-10/23/1999
174 Testimony of Compaq Official Proves at Odds With Coworkers' By MARK BOSLETRusty Johnson-2/21/1999
173 Msft is in a world of legal hurt. They have been forced to say that their legateb-2/9/1999
172 But was it deliberate, or just an honest mistake ? KC~-2/8/1999
171 Mr. Bill gives 3.3 Bill-ion to Charity on Friday Night. Wonder if Video humiliaOtto Plath-2/7/1999
170 the govt. should immediately ask the judge for a directed verdict against msft,teb-2/7/1999
169 And just what should the govt. do ? What remedy would you suggest ? KC~-2/7/1999
168 Re: <i>You should switch to Linux if you want to get off of the MSFT upgodd lot-2/6/1999
167 So by switching to Linux , I will make all my application software based on wied-2/6/1999
166 This false video corrupted the trial, and the TRUTH, and this trial should be teb-2/5/1999
165 You should switch to Linux if you want to get off of the MSFT upgrade treadmillAndy Thomas-2/5/1999
164 Buggy Video and More, Microsoft Is Going Backward Justice spotlights more tapRusty Johnson-2/5/1999
163 Microsoft's Sequel: This Time It Works, Sort Of A new video is shown in cRusty Johnson-2/5/1999
162 So, you can't find any single reason for me to switch from window OS to Lined-2/4/1999
161 People like you shouldn't switch ... zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZZRusty Johnson-2/4/1999
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