Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 24th Jul 2007 15:08 UTC, submitted by Uncle Fester
Hardware, Embedded Systems The head of PC maker Acer, Gianfranco Lanci, has hit out at Microsoft's Windows Vista operating system, saying that the 'entire industry' was disappointed by it. Few buyers have purchased new PCs specifically for Vista, Acer's chief says "The entire industry is disappointed by Windows Vista," the head of the world's fourth-biggest PC maker told the Financial Times Deutschland in its online edition on Monday. Never before had a new version of Windows done so little to boost PC sales, he said. "And that's not going to change in the second half of this year," Mr Lanci said. "I really don't think that someone has bought a new PC specifically for Vista."
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by sb56637 on Tue 24th Jul 2007 16:42 UTC
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In other news...
The head of PC maker Acer, Gianfranco Lanci, has been killed by an explosion in his home. Although Bill Gates has been seen crouching in the bushes nearby, the death of Lanci has been deemed an accident by Redmond, WA law enforcement authorities.

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RE: Furthermore
by stestagg on Tue 24th Jul 2007 21:05 in reply to "Furthermore"
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Well. Some people have no sense of humour.

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