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22 Jul, 2004
Microsoft has settled down with Lindows (now called Linspire).
The exact terms of the settlement remain confidential, but a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing revealed that Microsoft paid twenty million USD for the Lindows domain.
SillyDog701 members might recall that Microsoft demanded the domain name MikeRoweSoft.com from a 17-year-old boy called Mike Rowe. Microsoft's lawyers, of course, wrote Mike Rowe strong worded letters demanding the handing over of the domain name. Microsoft said, "MikeRoweSoft.com" is theirs.
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I have records of the MikeRoweSoft in AntBlog701 in following entries.
And what did Mike Rowe receive for reimbursement?
Lindows is a Linux based operating system that aims to run Windows application smoothly.
> More store at Microsoft, Lindows End Trademark Spat (BetaNews)
> Join our discussion at SillyDog701 Message Centre.Posted by Antony at July 22, 2004 1:19 PM
>> more July 2004 entries.
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