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Category: Macworld
January 10, 2009 at 12:06 PM

Windows 7 marketing, Apple ‘iStick’ are butt of ‘Wait, Wait’ jokes

NPR commedy news quiz “Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me” took a few swipes at the tech industry on this week’s show. In the segment, “Who’s Carl This Time,” a listener contestant has to put a quote from the week’s news in context. The quote:

“The company has essentially changed its marketing message to, ‘It’s not as awful as you think.'”


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January 11, 2007 at 4:01 PM

Macworld: Is that competition we’re seeing?

More from Glenn Fleishman, reporting from Macworld: SAN FRANCISCO — A very strange phenomenon is occurring here at Macworld Expo: competition. In many, many categories, multiple companies are presenting offerings in direct competition, vying for business, and explaining how their particular features are superior to products offered by other companies. \ While this is ordinary for most…


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