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    News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    The Redmond giant's trying hard to be cool again.
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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Pmsl, nobody will buy this.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    A good way for Microsoft to make more money, this is probably aimed at the fan boys who'd like to walk around advertising for microsoft.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Just how geeky would you have to be to buy and wear one of those?

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Should be called "Togs for Tards"
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    When I say go, both walk in the opposite direction for 10 paces, draw handbags, then bitch-slap each other!

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Quote Originally Posted by Tidus View Post
    A good way for Microsoft to make more money, this is probably aimed at the fan boys who'd like to walk around advertising for microsoft.
    I didn't know Microsoft had any fan boys ;P

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Fail.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Whats with all the hating, they aren't that bad. I've seen worse.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    I think they should try and focus their resources at things that really matter like improvin their new OS instead of designing clothes...

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    ...the 80's styling provides a geeky sense of chic.
    For that to be true, the brand in question would have to have some actual geek-chic in the first place (like why everyone was wearing T-shirts with the original Atari logo for a while not that long ago). Microsoft has precisely none of this whatsoever.

    Wearing one of these things for anything other than, say, redecorating the spare room is inviting a public stoning.
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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Quote Originally Posted by SuGaR847 View Post
    I think they should try and focus their resources at things that really matter like improvin their new OS instead of designing clothes...
    You haven't tried Windows 7 have you?

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    I have seen people in my uni wear apple and java t-shirts... so you know...

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    The one in the example looks like a cheap blue shirt with a crappy logo on it?


    I can understand it if it was a witty quote or something - Nintendo one springs to mind - but I would need to be paid to be a walking billboard.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    maybe they are thinking ahead, and planning what they might do.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    Mmm nice. Maybe they should give one away free with every copy of Windows 7, I could put it alongside my "The Gamer's Choice" top in the drawer.

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    Re: News - Microsoft launches clothing line, calls it "softwear"

    april fools 3 weeks early?

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