Friday, June 02, 2006

Microsoft changing Vista and Office around XPS issues

CNET and others report on Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced changes to their upcoming Office and Windows releases based on potential legal threats from Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE). Months-long negotiations apparently broke down. Why are we not surprised? (See my historical take, in April's Observations.)

2 comments:

Jim Lyons said...

Some good links on this story --

http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/stories/2006/05/29/daily54.html

http://today.reuters.com/business/newsArticle.aspx?type=technology&storyID=nWEN8831

Jim Lyons said...

Another good link (with another embedded) on this topic today...

http://blog.seattlepi.nwsource.com/microsoft/archives/103991.asp