Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Microsoft admits prize program was 'stupid'
May 26, 2001, 21:00 (14 Talkback[s])
If you were hoping to get yourself the grill or watch for giving
up your local "naked-PC"-selling vendor, you're out of luck:
Microsoft has killed the "admittedly stupid" program.
"Microsoft spokesman Matt Pilla said the program was 'a
super-brief pilot program that was admittedly stupid but absolutely
didn't share information' with law enforcers. 'It was just an
opportunity to contact customers to explain the limits of their