Apple to Real: "This means war!" Expect collateral damage.

Apple to Real: "This means war!" Expect collateral damage.

Summary: Two days after Real Networks announced that it has made it possible for songs purchased on its RealRhapsody Music Service to be played on Apple's...

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Two days after Real Networks announced that it has made it possible for songs purchased on its RealRhapsody Music Service to be played on Apple's iPod portable music player, Apple has accused Real of adopting the tactics of hackers and

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  • Hurts my eyes

    too! This is just sooooo dumb, I don't know where to start! Would you trust M$ to provide a rock-solid platform for Linux - or do you think there are built-in "gotchas" for anything non-M$? I'm SURE that the virtual server software can detect whether Linux is running, and since it controls the peripherals, what's to say lets sloooow down the network a bit? Or disk access? Talk about putting your eggs in ONE (M$) basket!
    Roger Ramjet
    • MS has more to lose

      by not correctly supporting Linux than by not supporting it at all. If they promise good support then don't deliver, that tells their customers they don't know what they are doing, and they'll start looking elsewhere for their virtual server software.

      Admins know how Linux SHOULD work. If it does not work the way they expect on the virtual software, then they know the virtual software is the problem.
      Michael Kelly
  • to borrow a phrase Steve Jobs had to utter a year or

    two ago:

    "Hell froze over".

    Competition wins, monopoly loses. At last!
    mlindl
  • We're still watching you, MS...

    And we're still taking over. This changes nothing!

    -Tux
    Xunil_Sierutuf
  • Well....

    First they help to sure, then they try to thrash them, then they try to buy it, then they try to fringe patents and now they adopt it, eventually they'ill give'up.

    Cheers & Long LIVE open source !!
    shivarajan