Government thinks that you are an idiotJeffrey Tucker
Mar. 07, 2013
1.New York & California Move to Ban The Sale of Current iPhones Because They Protect Your Data
2.Trump is Right: GOP Debate Audience is Packed Full of Republican Donors
3.Jeb Bush Wore High Heels To Look Taller Than Trump [Pic]
4.Trump Calls Out Bush WMD Lies: 'They Knew There Were None, They Lied'
5.Feds Push New Plan For Home Visits to Check On Parents
6.Ted Nugent Replies 'Eat Me' to Critics of 'Anti-Semitic' Gun Control Post
7.VIDEO: Workers Rage After Being Told They're Losing Their Jobs to Mexico
8.Feds Pouring Money Into a Project to Create a Database to Track "Suspicious" Internet Memes
The European Commission has fined Microsoft $732 million for failing to give options on the opening Windows screen for downloading other browsers. This proves that consumers are smarter than governments. After all, most consumers have figured out on their own that they have other options to Internet Explorer. Chrome is the number one browser in the markets today, IE is second, and Firefox is third. Safari and Opera are next in the list. IEís market share is only 26.1%. Hereís the rundown of market share.
This is not a story of a company exploiting consumers. IE isnít so bad after all, and it has improved with each release, just not as much and as fast as other products. This is really just a story of looting of a private company. Government goes and grabs the money where it can find it.