Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 20th Apr 2007 18:59 UTC, submitted by danwarne
Windows Lots of Windows-related news today. Firstly, responding to customer demand, Dell has restarted selling new PCs with Windows XP installed on them. Secondly, Microsoft software will sell for just USD 3 in some parts of the world in an attempt to double the number of global PC users (probably not at all unrelated to this interesting figure). Lastly, Vista may only be three months old in the retail marketplace, but Microsoft is already seeking participants in the beta testing program for the next version of Windows Media Center, codenamed Fiji. Update: Microsoft denied the sales figures in China to News.com.
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244 copies in China and 3 USD copies of XP
by aGNUstic on Fri 20th Apr 2007 20:41 UTC
aGNUstic
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I'm sure individuals and organizations who pay market price or even institutions who negotiate license specials appreciate the fact of McSoft selling 3 USD copies of XP.

The 244 legitimate copies of McSoft's latest and greatest is hugely funny. Did anyone notice the misprint `Ulimate`? Great quality control.

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