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Official Microsoft video proves that Microsoft Office is like cocaine

Oct 18, 2010, 15:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marco Fioretti)

[ Thanks to M. Fioretti for this link. ]

"What Microsoft published is not really a video about office productivity. A good part of that video is about drug addiction and nothing more. It says "we already fell addicted to this specific drug, it feels good and we see no way out. So you should take it too". This is what I was feeling. Several of those quotes really sound like statements from people who tried to free themselves of cocaine or some other equally destructive substance and failed, simply because they misunderstood their situation or didn't really care to succeed.

"The best (but not the only) case is the quote at 2 minutes, 30 seconds from the beginning:

"School CIO: When we returned to Microsoft Office after our experience with OpenOffice you could practically hear a collective sigh of relief across the entire district"

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