MS v. Lindows Update

Microsoft loses Lindows appeal

Microsoft wanted the trial to concentrate on what consumers make of the word “windows” today, while Linspire wanted a longer timeframe. The original judgement ruled that the jury should look at what the word meant to consumers when Microsoft Windows 1.0 became available in 1985. This decision will now be upheld because Microsoft’s appeal was rejected.

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