- Dec 31, 1969
So Opera's Chief Technology Officer says that Microsoft shipping Windows 7 without IE8 isn’t going to be enough to restore competition. I’ll bet you $5 that the tone would be the total opposite if Microsoft announced tomorrow that it would ship Opera as the default browser.
"I don't think what Microsoft announced is going to restore competition," Opera's Chief Technology Officer Hakon Wium Lie told Reuters. "I don't think its going to be enough, I don't think it will get them off the hook," he said.