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Regulating Microsoft

http://www.nytimes.com

Microsoft’s resounding defeat in a European antitrust case establishes welcome principles that should be adopted in the United States as guideposts for the future development of the information economy.

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Windows should not come pre-installed on computers

http://www.globalisation.eu

Computers in the European Union should be sold without a bundled operating system, according to this submission to the European Commission. It says that the bundling of Microsoft Windows with computers is not in the public interest, and prevents meaningful competition in the operating system market.

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"Europe's Cheap Shot At Microsoft" Amazing and strongly Pro MS article CNN

http://money.cnn.com

The (CNN) article says Microsoft is being unfairly got at because it is successful, poor Microsoft!

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Firefox market share surges in Europe

http://www.techworld.com

"...Firefox web browser, which is distributed by Mozilla, has a 28-percent share of the European market, according to a report released in July by French web analytics company, XiTi Monitor..."

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Petition: Support Open Standards

http://openstandards.wikidot.com

"There is an important issue facing the European Commission now with regard to standards, and they need to hear from you. Please support this campaign in favor of open standards by adding your signature on their web page (by 2007 September 15), answering the European Commission's request for comments, and asking your friends and colleagues to do the same..."

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U.K. Linux users lose to U.S. and Europe

http://www.linuxworld.com

U.K. users are used to paying over the odds for PCs compared to their U.S. counterparts, but when it comes to Linux, it seems that they come off worse compared to the rest of Europe too.

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UK 'lags behind' in open source adoption

http://www.vnunet.com

"UK firms are lagging behind in the adoption of open source software, suggesting less government emphasis compared with other European countries such as France, Germany, Spain and Italy."

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Support open standards in Europe

http://www.openstandards.eu

The campaign herein asks you to do 3 (three) actions :

1. sign the campaign herebelow for open standards by answering the IDABC request for comment before September 15, 2007
2. answer the request for comment of the European Commission request for comments on its websites, on CampaignECwebsites
3. ask your friends to do the same.

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Created by peacemaker 11 years 21 weeks ago – Made popular 11 years 21 weeks ago
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EU court to rule on Microsoft on Sept. 17

http://news.com.com

A European court confirmed on Tuesday that it will rule on September 17 on whether software giant Microsoft broke European Union antitrust regulations.

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Created by peacemaker 11 years 21 weeks ago – Made popular 11 years 21 weeks ago
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The Market for GNU/Linux Servers in Europe Is Hot

http://www.itjungle.com

"Across the EMEA region, Linux is still being adopted at an increasing rate, with sales of Linux-based servers rising by 42 percent in the first quarter; on a global basis, Linux server sales grew by only 10 percent in the same time period."

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