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Microsoft Will Not Appeal $731M Fine Over Browser Antitrust Violations: ‘We Take Full Responsibility’

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http://techcrunch.com – The European Commission today said that it will be fining Microsoft €561 million ($731 million) over antitrust violations related to distribution of its Internet Explorer browser — and a humbled Microsoft has now issued a formal response noting that it takes “full responsibility” for the “technical error” that caused the violation, and in no way indicating that it will be appealing the fine. This is something of a new approach for Microsoft, which has in the past appealed decisions made by the European Commission over antitrust violations. Perhaps because one re (IT news)