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    Date14 Aug 2003
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Seizing the opportunity to criticize a competitor and promote its own operating system, Sun Microsystems on Wednesday opened up early registration for its Project Mad Hatter.   Designed to compete with Microsoft, Project Mad Hatter is being positioned by Sun as . . . Seizing the opportunity to criticize a competitor and promote its own operating system, Sun Microsystems on Wednesday opened up early registration for its Project Mad Hatter.   Designed to compete with Microsoft, Project Mad Hatter is being positioned by Sun as a cheaper, secure alternative desktop operating system to Microsoft's various desktop offerings. The announcement was made as the MSBlaster worm, which exploits the Microsoft OS, continues to spread.
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