I would read the Xbox language to say that Microsoft is paying Dell for some IP that Microsoft uses inside the Xbox.
There's probably just a formula that says Dell owes Microsoft $X for...
Microsoft's language "use one from our business ISVs like SAP" suggests that Metro is getting support from ISVs. This is the first I've heard of this.... is it true?
If they're writing off $150 per unit*, does that mean they have six million unsold Surface RTs?
* $150 = the amount of the retail price cut.
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