Reply to post: Re: Remember, Linux led the way on giving away an OS for free

Microsoft rethinks the Windows application platform one more time

Jeroen Braamhaar

Re: Remember, Linux led the way on giving away an OS for free

The problem is Microsoft is *NOT* "giving away" Windows 10 -- and having hinted at monetizing the move later and that (plus the "telemetry" and enforced patching regime) has people looking over their shoulder for the inevitable "bend over, pay up or lose your life's work" moment.

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