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Microsoft says big tech antitrust issues can be solved with legislation, not lawsuits – Source CNET Tech


Microsoft’s history with antitrust gives it an unusual perspective about tech policy these days.

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Microsoft built a monopoly on the back of its Windows software to power computers and the Internet Explorer web browser. A judge even pronounced that finding in 2001, after a three-year government investigation into the company. But after that, Microsoft effectively got a multimillion-dollar slap on the wrist, and continued being Microsoft.

Two decades later, the US…

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