Microsoft Word Ban Postponed, Stays on Shelves for Back to School

As pretty much everyone expected, the U.S. Court of Appeals has granted Microsoft's request to keep selling Word while it appeals i4i's XML patent win. In mid-August, a federal jury had ordered Redmond to stop selling Word within 60 days. The alternative: cough up more than $290 million in damages. » 9/04/09 1:15am 9/04/09 1:15am