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Oh god. In the name of god, stop buying companies that are better than you! It's pointless since they're just going to destroy them off like that.
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post #92 of 131
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Originally Posted by BlackandDecker View Post
Can't beat em? Buy em!
That's the stupidest thing I've ever heard, ESPECIALLY in regards to what MS has been doing in terms of buying companies lately. None of the companies MS has been purchasing have been competing with them in any way, or vice versa.
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post #93 of 131
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Originally Posted by Atomagenesis View Post
Nokia, Skype, Adobe... JUST WT efff seriously... all I can say is WT eff, nothing else makes sense.
MSFT didn't buy Nokia.
post #94 of 131
Next, Microsoft buys sourceforge and acquires intellectual rights to every piece of software on the site.
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post #95 of 131
I dont see how this is a bad thing.

Adobe already sucks, and with the big M buying them out, they might actually fix their ****.

Seriously I think the standard adobe reader download is well over 100 mb now. And lets not forget about the adobe download manager. F*ck them. I would be glad if Microsoft bought them out.
post #96 of 131
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Originally Posted by Lex Luger View Post
I dont see how this is a bad thing.

Adobe already sucks, and with the big M buying them out, they might actually fix their ****.

Seriously I think the standard adobe reader download is well over 100 mb now. And lets not forget about the adobe download manager. F*ck them. I would be glad if Microsoft bought them out.
Adobe sucks? Really? Their photo editing and video editing software is top notch. While Flash may not be the greatest. They hardly "suck". & who uses Adobe Reader? It's all about 3rd party PDF readers.
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So much fail. Defunt? Herpderp heard of a site called Youtube? something like 80+% of the internet uses flash. Adobe is a lot nicer than MS IMO, how can MS fix something that ain't broke?
Adobe aren't sellouts, but then again I would have said the same about Skype.
They can't.

But flash is pretty broken most of the time so Microsoft will have lots to do.
    
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post #98 of 131
Microsoft bid for Adobe

Looks like... We bid adieu to Adobe
YEAHHHHHH!!!
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I dont see how this is a bad thing.

Adobe already sucks, and with the big M buying them out, they might actually fix their ****.

Seriously I think the standard adobe reader download is well over 100 mb now. And lets not forget about the adobe download manager. F*ck them. I would be glad if Microsoft bought them out.
If you're basing your opinion of Adobe on those 2 products... LOL
Adobe is known for their visual editing programs, Photoshop pretty much revolutionized photo editing. Who uses a download manager anyway? And since when did download size determine how good a program is? Does that mean OSX is better than Windows 7 because its almost half the size?
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Rumorpedia is a valid news source now?

Cool, so I guess S|A and Fud are too? Yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.

No.

The same thing happened legitimately in October of 2010, and look, Adobe is still around...

Rumorpedia... what a joke.
    
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