Should Windows 7 be free in China?

Should Microsoft wait for software piracy to be policed or should the company look for new avenues of revenue during the lifecycle of Windows 7 in China?

Last week I penned an editorial piece for ZDNet Australia with the argument on why Microsoft should give their next operating system, Windows 7, away for free in China. It’s not as crazy as it sounds if you consider their online position.

But, you’re going to have to read it over here.

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  1. Dingle

    Windows should be free, but every time someone emails a picture of some cute kittens they should pay 1 kuai, they’ll recoup their losses within a week

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