Judge bans Microsoft from selling Word in the US

Patent infringement sees Microsoft with a damages bill of $290m, and 60 days before it’s barred from selling the word processing software across the pond.  Jon Wilcox reports.

No, it's not a badly-timed April Fools joke: Microsoft has been found guilty of patent infringement by a US district judge in Texas, prohibiting the Redmond giant from selling or importing Microsoft Office Word from the middle of October.

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