Another interesting tidbit to surface from the Microsoft internal emails made public as part of the “Vista Capable” lawsuit is the revelation that Wal-Mart and other large retailers were very unhappy upon being briefed about the Windows Vista Capable program. These retailers, Wal-Mart in particular, did not like Vista Home Basic, seeing it as a crippled product that would confuse and dissatisfy customers. A Computerworld article has more details.
Wal-Mart Hated Windows Vista Home Basic
2008-03-08 Windows 5 Comments
… I’m happy I don’t have to deal with WV i.e. Windows Vista;) No, really. Something stinky happening with MS and it’s not getting better.