EU Commission fines Microsoft $731 million, but does it really matter?

Posted by finid on Mar 7, 2013 9:16 AM EDT
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That would have gotten everyone’s attention. A fine of $731m USD sounds like a lot of money, but to an outfit like Microsoft, Apple, and Google, it’s chump change. If you want to send a message, make it hurt the other party at the receiving end.

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Wall Street Journal : U.S. probes M$ over bribery claims henke54 5 1,061 Mar 21, 2013 6:26 AM
Who cares? Why is a fine even appropriate in this case? dinotrac 15 941 Mar 8, 2013 9:59 AM

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