Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt
cpratt

#50

Today's titbit of Microsoft lameness:

This morning, Microsoft sent out a press release advertising the immediate availability of tools to help you find out whether or not your current PC can run Windows Vista well. It includes this URL:

http://www.windowsvista.com/getready

Of course, loading that URL gives you a page that starts like this:

We’re sorry, but there is no Microsoft.com Web page that matches your entry. It is possible you typed the address incorrectly, or the page may no longer exist. You may wish to try another entry or choose from the links below, which we hope will help you find what you’re looking for.
Yeah, it's possible I mistyped the URL. Either that or Microsoft has its head up its ass... again.

Update: The page was uncloaked around 10 AM this morning - nearly six hours after the press release was issued.
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