Subject: Re: All these licenses and business models
From: Russell Nelson <nelson@crynwr.com>
Date: Sat, 9 Feb 2002 14:11:39 -0500 (EST)

John Cowan writes:
 > Also they sell mice, which must surely be an insignificant part of
 > their revenue, but why would they do it if it didn't make money for them?

Actually, Microsoft's hardware division is quite profitable.  The last 
figure that I heard was that it provided one third of the company's
revenues.

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