Stories by Jim Ducharme

Microsoft pulls a classic Coke

There is nothing that gets my dander up faster than reading an email from a consumer who has purchased a PC from some local computer shop and finds out months later that the OS installed on the machine is a pirate copy. Often, by the time they realize what has happened, the shop has folded its tent and disappeared. Frankly, there isn't a shovel big enough to dig the hole I'd like to drop these kinds of rip-off artists into.