||Wants to achieve world domination based on a free software standard.
||Has achieved world domination based on pricey substandard software.
||Proud of his Finnish origin.
||Proud of his ability to finish competitors.
||Built a computing empire based on trust.
||Built a computing empire that is a trust.
||Developers are free to extend the OS.
||Developers are free to respond to Microsoft lawyers about efforts to extend the OS.
||Likes that developers are attracted to Linux because of the freedom to innovate.
||Likes the concept of “freedom to innovate” because he has the money to buy companies that do so.
|Protecting the Idea That Made Them
||Guards his kernel to maintain its integrity.
||Guards DOS so he can rename and resell it over and over.
||His software efforts have created a network of developers who work together like brothers.
||His frequent appearances on 20-foot-high video screens remind many of Big Brother.
|Trial and Error
||His software’s superiority is based on trial and error.
||Hopes to keep his company intact through DOJ trial errors.