October 4, 2004

Penalties unlikely to rein in Microsoft

OwlWhacker writes "Penalties imposed on Microsoft by the European Union are unlikely to rein in the software giant and could result in higher costs for other software developers, regulators said on Friday.

Mr Hellstrom said costs would rise for some software makers as they spent more time ensuring programs ran on multiple formats - not just Microsoft's."

Link: afr.com

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