The latest rotten deeds of Microsoft may be found below, mixed within positive Linux and Open Source news.
New wording in Microsoft’s enterprise licensing agreements could see customers forced to pay more to Redmond while simultaneously jumping through new licensing hoops. Microsoft has re-worked the fine print of the Enterprise Agreement (EA) in a way that confers greater power on its licensing agents to interpret the rules.
The chances are, you’re not reading this on a computer running Windows 8. Despite billions of dollars of investment from America’s original computer giant Microsoft, less than 10 per cent of PCs run Windows 8, in a world where tablets and phones running software made by Apple and Google is of growing importance.