AlistairCharlton (2525880) writes "Samsung, Philips, Panasonic, and four other technology companies have been fined €1.47bn (£1.2bn) by the European Commission (EC) for participating in cartels that restricted the prices of televisions and computer monitors for 10 years." Link to Original Source
The use of anthropomorphic terminology when dealing with computing systems
is a symptom of professional immaturity.
-- Edsger Dijkstra