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Re: Ballmer: Microsoft Unlikely To Top Vista's 'Success'

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____/ nessuno@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx on Wednesday 22 October 2008 16:42 : \____

> <Quote>
> Apple taunts it, businesses won't touch it, and even Microsoft (NSDQ:
> MSFT) no longer mentions it by name in ads. Yet Windows Vista,
> according to Steve Ballmer, has been such a smashing success that
> Microsoft is unlikely to match it anytime soon.
> Said Ballmer, at an industry confab in Brazil last week: "We're not
> going to have products that are much more successful than Vista has
> been."
> Say what? Hang on a sec, would you please, Dear Reader.
> Thanks -- I'm back. I just had to go dump a few thousand Microsoft
> shares. [Disclosure: I don't really own Microsoft shares, but if I
> did ...]

Microsoft is down sharply today (-5.5%). Same yesterday... the report is coming
tomorrow and since the previous two disappointed, expect more of the same.

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