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U.S. Probes Microsoft, Partners Over Bribery Claims

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    U.S. Probes Microsoft, Partners Over Bribery Claims


    Federal regulators are investigating Microsoft Corp.'s relationship with business partners that allegedly bribed foreign government officials in return for software contracts, according to people familiar with the matter.
    U.S. Probes Microsoft, Partners Over Bribery Claims - WSJ.com

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    I had read this about four hours ago, and now notice you have taken this remark out of context. Whats the point?
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    Maybe that's how the Windows 8 sales figures are increased?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ray8 View Post
    Maybe that's how the Windows 8 sales figures are increased?
    And, you know that this is about Win 8 how? The article just mentions MS partners in China nothing about Windows 8. Again out of context.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lee View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Ray8 View Post
    Maybe that's how the Windows 8 sales figures are increased?
    And, you know that this is about Win 8 how? The article just mentions MS partners in China nothing about Windows 8. Again out of context.
    I didn't say it was. I just thought it interesting, considering it is about software.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ray8 View Post
    Federal regulators are investigating Microsoft Corp.'s relationship with business partners that allegedly bribed foreign government officials in return for software contracts, according to people familiar with the matter.
    U.S. Probes Microsoft, Partners Over Bribery Claims - WSJ.com
    It's behind a paywall.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bobkn View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Ray8 View Post
    Federal regulators are investigating Microsoft Corp.'s relationship with business partners that allegedly bribed foreign government officials in return for software contracts, according to people familiar with the matter.
    U.S. Probes Microsoft, Partners Over Bribery Claims - WSJ.com
    It's behind a paywall.
    This one is not.

    Microsoft Confirms Bribery Investigation - Softpedia
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U.S. Probes Microsoft, Partners Over Bribery Claims
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