My, how times change! A decade or two back the words Microsoft and monopoly in the same sentence used to mean only one thing. But it is remarkable how the technology world has gone topsy-turvy. The latest is that Microsoft, along with a group of companies (including Nokia) is filing a European Union complaint against...

These days it seems that Google and Microsoft, in one way or another, are almost constantly at war with one another. Adding to the drama, on Wednesday Microsoft lodged a formal complaint with the EU’s competition regulator against Motorola, which is soon to be part of Google. The reason? According to Microsoft (and...