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    Lite On The Do, Heavy On The Nuts Donuts's Avatar
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    January 18th, 2005
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    Longhorn = Vista
    Microsoft names new software 'Windows Vista'...

    And you know what, I checked the whois for and registered July 21 2005.... yesterday... nothing like waiting til the last minute...

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    January 18th, 2005
    Wow, seems like just a couple of years ago, not 5, when people were wondering whether to upgrade to XP (and cussing it out)...
    There is no knowledge that is not power. ~Hemingway

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    2005 Linkshare Golden Link Award Winner  ecomcity's Avatar
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    They might have seen the SERPs hawking LongHorn and decided to launch under a new Brand to get extra traction to go with a new Ad Campaign. Their Ad company was challenged to come up with something Cutsie for Longhorns.
    Webmaster's... Mike and Charlie

    "What have you done today to put real value into a referral click...from a shoppers viewpoint!"

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    Full Member affiliate4all's Avatar
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    April 21st, 2005
    I m personally one of those who have a mania of keeping only the latest... i was the first to get harry potter at the local bookstore... and definitiely the first to get my hands on the latest softwares here... mostly on the very day of release..:-)

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    Half Crazed Mommy stephfoster's Avatar
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    January 18th, 2005
    I was the first medical transcriptionist for the office I was working for to go to Windows XP. Their software is (yes, even now) DOS based, and coping with XP took quite a bit of effort for them.

    I wonder how much headache this one will be for them.

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    June 23rd, 2005
    If you run the "Compatability mode" wizard then you shouldn't have too much of a problem with old software, I can run windows 95 stuff.

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