Re: Nice to See M$ standing up for the little guy

David Crook (
Tue, 21 Apr 1998 14:15:21 -0700

Jay Thomas wrote:
> I get the feeling M$ just wants to protect other software companies,
> so they can gobble them up. Gotta protect the food supply :)
> "We believe there's a fundamental principle at stake in this
> case.We're standing up to protect the freedom of every software
> company to innovate and continually improve their products for
> consumers,"

I think you left of the last part of the quote. Doesn't it go something

"until such time that their products are ripe for assimilation, then we
can steal them, just like we tried with Stacker "

Dave "Waiting for IE 6.66 to come out with the mandatory license tatoo"

David Crook
Commwerks -- Industrial Strength Internet Solutions,