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Microsoft Lays Off 18,000 Workers

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    Microsoft Lays Off 18,000 Workers

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    Whenever a company (in this case, Microsoft) buys another company (in this case, Nokia), many people lose their jobs.....
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    Windows 8.1 64 Bit

    Probably a good thing .. they need to relearn how to do the fundamentals. They cannot write a good piece of software if their lives depended on it. Honestly .. they are not that good at it anymore.

    Ask me about Office sometime. Worst install / uninstall I have ever seen from any software in over 20 years.
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    Covington, La
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    Windows 7 HP 64bit, Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64BIT

    I hope they get rid of Elop. He ran Nokia in the ground and now after he moved a lot of them to MS he says goodby to 12,500 of his previous employees. What a douche bag.

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    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
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    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    That sucks!
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