In comp.os.linux.advocacy, Roy Schestowitz
on Wed, 08 Mar 2006 11:07:07 +0000
> Some operating system sell themselves while others...
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> | Block noted that there is a team at the company's Redmond, Wash.,
> | headquarters focused entirely on generating buzz for the OS, planning
> | such things as having a Vista PC make Oprah Winfrey's influential
> | "favorite things" list.
> | "Can we get a cool new PC in front of Oprah?" Block asked. "Can we
> | do stuff like that? I think we can."
> Geez, can someone have Richard Simmons demonstrate XGL?
Hm. They want to recreate the excitement of 1995, eh?
I think there might have been a few DOS viruses running amuck back then,
but nowhere near the number perambulating today.
And then there are the hardware requirements.
It's still legal to go .sigless.