March 24, 2004

US Anger as Microsoft Faces Record EU Fine

OwlWhacker writes "Transatlantic tensions were sizzling today as the European Union prepared to announce its anti-monopoly ruling against US software giant Microsoft, which could be fined a record £400 million.

"This ruling is yet another example of the EU assaulting a successful American industry and policies that support our economic growth," US Senator Patty Murray, a Democrat from Microsofts home state of Washington, said."

Link: news.scotsman.com

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