Microsoft just joined OIN and submitted their entire portfolio of 60,000 patents for any other member to use royalty-free: https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-open-sources-its-entire-patent-portfolio/
@email@example.com Yet Microsoft will close your Bing Ads account without any explanation or right to appeal whatsoever if you attempt to advertise an open source service, for example, Mastodon.
@Bruce Please add source links to any assertions you make. It will help both me and other people reading to verify the claims. Thank you.