Later, reading more that the internet has to offer, I came across this quote from Microsoft Associate General Counsel Thomas Rubin. I thought I'd add it to be fair and balanced
Companies that create no content of their own, and make money solely on the backs of other people's content, are raking in billions through advertising revenue and IPOs
It seems like politics and meaningless rhetoric is endemic. No way around it, everywhere I turn someone is trying stab someone else when they're not looking. It's demoralizing at best. Outrageous at worst and unethical somewhere in between.
What happened to looking to the future? What happened to "Think, Innovate". What happened to a focus on quality and customer satisfaction? Have we already done all there is to do, leaving us fighting over a fixed pie of market share? I'm very disappointed.Read more in the article.