That Roxanne-Calypso song is actuualy pretty sweet!
In defense of this whole thing, Microsoft Research is not really a product development group. They are a bunch of PhD researchers trying to come up with useful IP for the rest of the corp. So I am guessing that that terrible ad was really just meant to explain the idea internally...and not really meant to sell the product to customers. DL
on Wed Jan 28 23:26:56 2009
Yeah - the Times article actually thought they might have been trying to bypass the usual approval process by releasing it into the wild. I'd say, if true, the plan didn't work.