Stories by Kim Nash and Patrick Thibodeau

  • Microsoft points finger at Netscape

    Microsoft was set up by Netscape, which itself tried to illegally divide the online market in cahoots with America Online, according to the version of events Microsoft presented in court here last week. But Microsoft's latest argument didn't hold much weight with some legal observers. Microsoft appeared ready to try any number of defences -- some more plausible than others -- simply to raise doubts about US Department of Justice antitrust charges, they said.