In such a scenario, Microsoft is investing money in software development, and even though the final product is great (and I use that term loosely) by itself, it is not so significant a change that people will upgrade immediately. I expect a lot of people to stick with their current office suite even when Office 12 becomes a retail reality; same could be the case with Windows Vista. Read more over here.
Windows for free: has Microsoft gone crazy?
Posted on Saturday, Nov 19 2005 @ 07:45 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck