__/ [ Jim ] on Friday 04 August 2006 17:26 \__
> The Ghost In The Machine wrote:
>> In comp.os.linux.advocacy, Roy Schestowitz
>> on Fri, 04 Aug 2006 04:44:49 +0100
>>> Zune already problematic: The 'iPod killer' won't offer video at launch
>>> ,----[ Quote ]
>>> | Bloomberg TV says that the New York Post is now reporting that
>>> | Microsoft is delaying the video portion of its Zune device which is to
>>> | take on the ubiquitous Apple iPod.
>>> Promised features are being dropped, just like in Vista.
>> Erm...am I missing something here? Surely Microsoft could just slap on
>> a video screen and use WinXP embedded with Windows Media Player...?!?
>> Ye gods.
> This reminded me of something I spotted a LONG time ago, and I really do
> think it deserves a mention:
> MS iPod. Innovation at its best!
This video was created by Microsoft. I thought I might just add this nugget
of information as it took a long time for people to realise it... well after
it had flooded the Web/E-mail system. I think Microsoft /intentionally/
never bothered to mention it was a humorous stunt.
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