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How about addressing the monopoly of the Chinese Communist Party in the "political market" first?
Hypocrites!!!

Posted by Pandyian KattaBomman on June 19, 2008 at 08:02 PM PDT #

It's good to see China taking care of the 'Poor... Poor Drug Dealer'.

Governments Must Reject Gates' $3 Bid to Addict Next Billion PC Users

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| "Microsoft's strategy of getting developing nations hooked on its
| software was clearly outlined by Bill Gates almost a decade ago," said
| Con Zymaris, CEO of long-standing open source firm Cybersource.
|
| Specifically, Bill Gates, citing China as an example, said:
|
| "Although about 3 million computers get sold every year in China, but
| people don't pay for the software," he said. "Someday they will, though.
| As long as they are going to steal it, we want them to steal ours.
| They'll get sort of addicted, and then we'll somehow figure out how to
| collect sometime in the next decade."[1]
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http://www.cybersource.com.au/press/gates_set_to_addict_next_billion.html

Posted by Roy Schestowitz on June 19, 2008 at 09:41 PM PDT #

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