Microsoft and MikeRoweSoft Settle

(from /. and CNN)

Microsoft has settled with Mike Rowe, who was faced with legal action earlier this month because of his domain, MikeRoweSoft.com. Microsoft will pay for new domain registration and the costs of moving the site to a new domain. In addition, Mike Rowe will be receiving an Xbox, Microsoft training classes, and an invitation to a technology festival at the Microsoft campus.

“We wanted to do this in a way thats going to foster his interest in technology,” MS spokesman Jim Desler said.