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Why Microsoft’s SPOT Is Such A Dog

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ZDNet’s David Coursey is up in arms: Microsoft’s new SPOT wireless data watch, being introduced this week at CES, is not a finished product. In fact, in terms of fit and finish, it is the worst new Microsoft product I have seen in many years. Microsoft should not be asking people to pay for a product that’s simply not ready.

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NYTimes’s David Pogue: “Microsoft assumes that its news suppliers always obey the old journalism-school rule of putting the most important facts in the opening sentence, which is all you get on the watch. Sometimes the news clips are so inappropriately truncated that the results are almost comical.”

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