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Old 02-09-2007, 08:03 AM   #1
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LXer: Is the BBC Perpetuating the Microsoft Monopoly?


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LXer Feature: 20-Oct-2006 The BBC recently released its Public Value Test for "public consultation" with respect to its proposed on-demand services. The problem is that, while the EU has hammered Microsoft for using its monopoly unfairly, the BBC is poised to prop up the convicted monopolist with a Windows-only service.

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Old 02-09-2007, 09:14 AM   #2
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Oh for crying out loud. Will you PLEASE check your facts before you continue pushing this anti-BBC garbage? The Trust has made it MANDATORY that the BBC publish on-demand in a non-MS format that can be used by Apple and Linux users.

If you can't be bothered to check the facts, do us all a favour and don't report on them, huh?
 
  


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