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    BS, EnCE, ACE, Cellebrite 11001001's Avatar
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    Thumbs down M$ to Rule the World.

    And now they're admitting it...

    http://www.wired.com/news/antitrust/...,52355,00.html


    A Microsoft official acknowledged Tuesday that the company uses a new feature in its Internet Explorer Web browser to play digital music files even if the user has already chosen a different music player.

    The new IE overrides your preferences. Don't you feel lucky?
    That's Officer 11001001 to you...
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    Flash M0nkey
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    Doesn't surprise me in the slightest.......such a m$ thing to do

    v_Ln

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    As i have said on other threads, you can't trust big companies and most of all M$. They try to spy us and win money.

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    Heh heh, never really wanted to use RealPlayer after all the spyware stuff came out. . .now I gotta go download it. . . I love M$, hehehe heh.

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    Webius Designerous Indiginous
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    1 more reason i'm switching to linux.

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    Microsoft always puts these little 'surprises' into their software.... ii-monk is right, never trust big companies like MS... They always track you in many ways, Big Brother is watching

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