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The Beeb's Microsoft volume licence has got a clause it in stipulating they never mention the BBC Micro or Acorn ever again, or it will cost them 10's of millions. Or at least you'd think that was the case the way they go to every length to avoid taking any credit, or merely giving the history of the role they played introducing microcomputers in to education and the general public.

 is a RISC OS Userdruck on 24/4/07 8:54AM
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