Daily Archives: September 20, 2012

Senator: M$ Dodges US taxes

“In Microsoft’s case, the company charges three foreign subsidiaries large licensing fees to sell its products. In 2011, two of those subsidiaries, in the low-tax jurisdictions of Ireland and Singapore, paid about US$4 billion for those licenses, then sold products … Continue reading

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M$ Just Another Player in Tablets

According to IDC, “Windows tablets (which include Windows 7 tablets shipping today, and Windows RT and Windows 8 tablets shipping in the fourth quarter of 2012) are expected to grow from about 1% of the market in 2011 to 4% … Continue reading

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I took a suggestion to clear out the most egregious trolls and have banned Thorsten Rahn, Clarence Moon and Ted from the comments. I don’t have the time to read your insults.

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