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[News] Microsoft Jack 'Forgets' Mac OS X and GNU/Linux Even Exist

XP is dead - so don't plan on avoiding Windows 7

http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2008/apr/17/microsoft.windows

Just carrying the same message as all those other shills including
Forrester: "you can't use /anything/ but Windows".

It's the New Big Lie. Forrester is just the latest troop in this propaganda
round.


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[Microsoft Jack:] Hate America? Use open source!

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| Red Hat's boss says he's benefiting from America's unpopularity in the rest 
| of the world 
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http://blogs.guardian.co.uk/technology/2008/03/26/hate_america_use_open_source.html
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