Citrix is terribly run, says Jim Cramer

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| "Vmware is a trusted name and Citrix is not a trusted name," added the
| tipster. "Microsoft hasn’t been [trusted] for a long time and Microsoft has
| botched a lot of initiatives".
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http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=42363

ReactOS – the open-source Windows 2000/XP alternative?

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| Although Microsoft has been promoting the success of Windows Vista, you only
| have to read the various Windows operating system-focussed forums to see the
| disappointment a growing number of users have with the company’s latest
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| operating system.
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http://techlogg.com/content/view/434/31/

XBox360, Zune, and many other products have failed as well. Corruption (e.g.
briberies) and lies (false press releases and lies to voters) have helped
Office survive. It brings about $10 billion.


Related:

Why upgrade to Vista?

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| Now let's discuss Microsoft's four reasons to upgrade. First, the
| improvements in searching for data. I use Google Desktop which gives me
| Google's world class search functionality across all my files and emails. The
| cost...Zero! It runs great on XP. No need to upgrade for this. *
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http://blogs.ittoolbox.com/eai/madgr...to-vista-18534


Vista gets slated - by the Greens

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| The Green Party has slammed Microsoft and it's forthcoming operating
| system, Windows Vista, in a withering attack on the company's "monopoly".
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| Microsoft not only takes criticism for allegedly environmentally
| unfriendly policies, but for attacking civil liberties.
|
| The party claims that "Vista gives Microsoft the ability to lock
| you out of your computer," and that "Microsoft are determined not
| to play fair" in the video content market.
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http://www.webuser.co.uk/news/news.php?id=107813