Linked by David Adams on Fri 25th Jun 2010 20:29 UTC, submitted by martini
GNU, GPL, Open Source Last April I was on a Microsoft interoperability and Open Source conference in Ecuador (South America). On this conference Microsoft spread the word that they support Open Source Software and they do have an OSS strategy. But by checking their OSS Strategy I just felt something sour in my mouth, so I wrote this article to explain it.
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Hilarious job title
by MORB on Fri 25th Jun 2010 22:17 UTC
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2005-07-06

"General Manager of Marketing and Communications for the Unlimited Potential Group at Microsoft Corp"

This sounds like something from Dilbert.

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RE: Hilarious job title
by Elv13 on Sat 26th Jun 2010 18:48 in reply to "Hilarious job title"
Elv13 Member since:
2006-06-12

No, it is just the definition of the word "propaganda", but they fear using the word directly as it would resonate in listeners mind. Sometime, using the definition is the proper way.

It is an euphemism

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