THE WEEK IN BRIEF: Court decision on Microsoft

Microsoft was found this week to have acted unlawfully by a US Court in using its market position to crush competitors. Judge Thomas Penfield said Bill Gates’ software giant had violated anti trust laws by monopolising the web browser market. Penalties are to be imposed on the company in October. Microsoft is appealing against the […]

Microsoft was found this week to have acted unlawfully by a US Court in using its market position to crush competitors. Judge Thomas Penfield said Bill Gates’ software giant had violated anti trust laws by monopolising the web browser market. Penalties are to be imposed on the company in October. Microsoft is appealing against the ruling.