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Friday, December 29, 2006

Microsoft Vista Praise Could Go Here

It seems that Microsoft is giving away brand-new Acer Ferrari laptops as Christmas gifts to some bloggers out there. These people have apparently been praising the upcoming Microsoft Vista operating system in particularly clever (and objective, I'm sure) ways, and so now get their rewards.

If you haven't had the chance to drool over an Acer Ferrari yet, have a look and tell me that you don't want one.

Look, Mr Gates, I know I wrote a little something about the Vista EULA some time ago, and I know I've been blogging about Linux every now and then, but is it really too late for atonement? Perhaps I could write some positive words about the XML-based new layout format you hope to backstab, I mean, replace, PDF with, or maybe I could join the MS choir about the benefits of the Office XML format? Or I could just write a blog about the Microsoft-Novell agreement where you hope to short-circuit the open source market?

Call me.

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