View Full Version : Hey kids use Microsoft search and win Apple prizes!!!

2nd July 2008, 06:03 PM
Well I'm be... Microsoft are trying to get users to try their search engine again but this time you can win Apple prizes for doing so... what no Zunes!!!

Use Microsoft to win Apple products - BizTech - Technology - theage.com.au (http://www.theage.com.au/news/biztech/use-microsoft-to-win-apple-products/2008/07/02/1214950806443.html)

2nd July 2008, 06:11 PM

Staff have to throw away their iPods to use what?? Cheap Chinese shit running Windows?


2nd July 2008, 06:13 PM
And then I tried my old Hotmail account this happened!!!


What a load of crap, stay away kids... you have so much to contribute without being damaged by Microsoft! :D

2nd July 2008, 06:18 PM
heh, oh Microsoft when will you learn? :)

2nd July 2008, 06:28 PM
Where is this promotion? I can't find it. (Ironically).

2nd July 2008, 06:42 PM
I'm looking for it too, tintinaujapon. Can't find it anywhere.

2nd July 2008, 06:49 PM
Where is this promotion? I can't find it. (Ironically).

Yeah, just like Microsoft... hold a contest and don't invite anyone!

So far as an on-line service provider they are demonstrating that their abilities are really 'on par' with their operating software security abilities!

Edit: look here: ninemsn Secret Search - win free prizes powered by Live Search (http://search.ninemsn.com.au/)

2nd July 2008, 07:44 PM
Well done Meinrosebud.

Bugger the need to search, just press the reload button.

2nd July 2008, 07:48 PM
Thanks, meinrosebud!

I was *this close* to winning a hamper just then!

2nd July 2008, 09:01 PM
Homer: Another Liberty Bell! One more and I'm a millionaire. Come on, Liberty Bell, please, please, please, please, please, please!
(Homer scratches to reveal a plum.)
Homer: D'oh! That purple fruit thing. Where were you yesterday?

2nd July 2008, 09:11 PM
Its rigged i tell ya!

2nd July 2008, 09:35 PM
Its rigged i tell ya!

Hey, a hit is a hit. They are just trying to get their numbers up.... still it won't make it Google!

Microsoft POS :mad:

2nd July 2008, 11:59 PM
despite this being a stupid business idea i think Asher is a bit over the top. Do apple not sell MS Office in their stores? Are they not building MS exchange into Iphone and Snow Leopard? etc

13th July 2008, 12:59 PM
Anyone won anything on this? I've been clicking away in idle moments for a week or two, but nada.

I'm probably single handedly responsible for a 35% rise in the usage of their crap search engine.

I just really wanted to be able to say that Microsoft bought me an iPod.