Microsoft refused to support anti-piracy raids - Cell phones

Microsoft refused to support anti-piracy raids - Cell phonesRussian non-governmental organizations and the media will get from Microsoft a license for free use of the software. The relevant decision of the management of the company reported in the official blog of Microsoft. New license type is created specifically to non-governmental organizations do not become a victim of anti-piracy raids. In accordance with a long-acting system, each NGO has the right to set up to six Microsoft products on 50 computers. However, as found by the representatives of the company, many of Russia, in particular, human rights, the organization did not know about this possibility. In addition to human rights defenders, the same license will receive independent media. The license will be issued automatically, without request, to act until 2012 with possibility of extension. All licensees in the event of a claim wrestlers piracy will be able to contact Microsoft and prove that software products are used lawfully. Microsoft officials recognize that this decision was a reaction to the publication in the newspaper The New York Times from September 12. In the article "Russia uses Microsoft to suppress dissent" (Russia Uses Microsoft to Suppress Dissent) was told about the searches in the office of the NGO "Baikal environmental wave" protesting against the opening of the Baikalsk pulp and paper mill. Environmentalists told reporters that Microsoft officials refused to stand up for them before the authorities, despite the fact that used legally. The New York Times reported that the organization Transparency International and Russian society "memorial" received from various Russian organizations dozens of similar complaints. The complaint also stated that Microsoft hired Russian lawyers actually helped to extort money from representatives of non-governmental organizations. Human rights activists appealed to Microsoft asking you to pay attention to the situation..

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