Reply to post: Re: 'Fraid not

Business users force Microsoft to back off Windows 10 PC kill plan

Richard Plinston Silver badge

Re: 'Fraid not

> stop Microsoft from wasting billions on failed acquisitions like Nokia and Acquantive

Microsoft have, for decades, bought companies for the sole reason of killing them. They may have done that with Nokia because they would not resign the agreement to keep with Windows Phone and already brought out Nokia-X (Android). Better a dead WP than a live Android from Nokia.

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