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Microsoft prevails as Supreme Court ends antitrust case

A lawsuit stemming back to the launch of Windows 95 is concluded as the country’s highest court declines to hear Novell’s appeal alleging Microsoft's anticompetitive practices with its WordPerfect software.

By April 28, 2014

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Apple execs reflect on the Macintosh at 30

"The best thing to happen to the Mac in last 10 years was iOS," says Bud Tribble, Apple's vice president of software technology and a member of the original Mac team.

By January 24, 2014

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Blame Steve Ballmer for Microsoft's woes? Not so fast

The great counter-factual scenario: What if proponents of an Internet-centric strategy had won the day and what if the courts had not overturned a judge's order to break up Microsoft?

By September 19, 2013

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Judge dismisses Novell's antitrust suit against Microsoft

Federal judge finally lays to rest case against Microsoft alleging antitrust behavior stemming back 17 years over WordPerfect.

By July 17, 2012

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How I learned to say, 'Hi, Google Docs; bye, MS Word'

Do I really need all those features? No. And so I've created my last document in Microsoft Word, a product I first began using 27 years ago.

By April 28, 2012

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Corel acquiring Roxio line as old guard consolidates

As the software business shifts toward mobile and Web apps, Corel plans to raise its profile for PC programs.

By January 13, 2012

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Mistrial declared in Microsoft-Novell suit, over hung jury

The suit brought by Novell alleged that, through anticompetitive tactics, Microsoft encouraged Novell to develop products but then withdrew support as it launched Windows 95.

By December 16, 2011

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Bill Gates to testify today in Novell suit against Microsoft

Gates is expected to testify in a $1 billion antitrust lawsuit in which Novell has accused Microsoft of intentionally damaging sales of its former WordPerfect software.

By November 21, 2011

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WritePad 5 buddies up with Evernote for app marriage

New WritePad 5 app for iPad, Android adds ability to sync with another popular app, Evernote. Marriage points to future where unrelated apps from diverse manufacturers work together on smartphones, tablets.

By May 18, 2011

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WordPerfect co-founder: $1 million for gay marriage ban

Alan Ashton kept a low profile during his days as part of the triumvirate running WordPerfect. But he dug into his deep pockets to help decide a highly charged vote in California on November 4.

By November 15, 2008