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XP Reprieve: Microsoft Gives OEMs Five More Months Members Public

Microsoft allow OEMs and retail outlets to sell PCs with Windows XP as customers continue to balk on upgrading to Windows Vista. Microsoft had high expectations for customer adoption of Vista, and claimed the launch would be one of the most successful in Windows history. Unfortunately for the company, those

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Microsoft

Arithmetic Is Hard–To Get Right Members Public

Yesterday, a nasty little bug was identified in Excel 2007. Try multiplying 850 * 77.1 and Excel returns 100,000. Well the answer should be 65,535! Any calculator should get this right, so why not Excel. AppScout had the following explanation: It all boils down to the fact that

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Microsoft

Ford US cars to get bluetooth, Microsoft operating system Members Public

DETROIT (MarketWatch) — Ford Motor Co. (F) will unveil next month a hands-free Bluetooth wireless system and in-vehicle operating system developed by Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) as an option for its entire Ford brand lineup. I say it is just one more reason not to buy a Ford. read more | digg

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Microsoft