Bloggers beware - Microsoft had the last laugh

  anskyber 15:17 17 Apr 2008
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It seems that a spoof ad video for Vista had the bloggers in apoplexy over Microsofts incompetence.

It seems it was a joke (it needs to be it's so bad) and the indignation backfired.

click here

  belfman 15:37 17 Apr 2008

Jeeeez!

I'm speechless!

  bremner 15:44 17 Apr 2008

The video is awful - but can you give us a link to the story.

  anskyber 15:51 17 Apr 2008
  bremner 15:54 17 Apr 2008

Thanks

Seems even MS can't take Vista seriously :0)

  anskyber 15:57 17 Apr 2008

No, I think it's quite good when organisations can laugh at themselves. It healthy.

I like and am happy with Vista but I also think it's good that XP, as an excellent OS, has demonstrated that not everyone wants bells and whistles. Horses for courses.

  spikeychris 16:31 17 Apr 2008

One that always ticked me was.. click here

  belfman 19:06 17 Apr 2008

What's a 'twanger'?

  lotvic 21:00 17 Apr 2008

A 'twanger' is made from a little open topped box with elastic bands round it.
You can 'twang' the bands (and pretend it is a guitar) to make musical sounds.

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