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Empire of Microsoft

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On June 23, 2006 @ 9:15 am In Corporate Management | Comments Disabled

This is hysterical:    A graphic map depicting the epic struggle of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS [1]) against the Empire of

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Msft_1 [2]

For our discussions about Mister Softee, see:

Microsoft Chasing Google [3] (2004)

Microsoft: The "Innovator" [4]   (part II [5])  (2005)

A few words about Microsoft [6] (2006)

Google vs Microsoft: Now We’re Getting Serious [7]

Google vs Microsoft: Part II (NYT’s Version) [8]

and just for giggles: FrankenSteve [9]

Hat Tip on the MSFT Empire to Noah Blackstein!

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URLs in this post:

[1] FOSS: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FOSS

[2] Image: http://mshiltonj.com/software_wars/current/

[3] Microsoft Chasing Google: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2004/07/micorosft_chasi.html

[4] Microsoft: The "Innovator": http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2005/08/microsoft_the_i.html

[5] part II: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2005/11/microsoft_the_i.html

[6] A few words about Microsoft: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2006/04/a_few_words_abo.html

[7] Google vs Microsoft: Now We’re Getting Serious: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2006/06/google_vs_micro.html

[8] Google vs Microsoft: Part II (NYT’s Version): http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2006/06/google_vs_micro_1.html

[9] FrankenSteve: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/2006/06/young_frankenst.html

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