RE: [Geeks] Big Blue Wages Open Warfare

From: Joseph S Barrera III (
Date: Wed Mar 28 2001 - 18:57:56 PST

And lo, Josh Cohen saith unto us:
> Of course, you've got me on the Word one.
> you do know about the word scanner in MS Word that
> looks for anti Microsoft words and forwards key strokes to Microsoft so
> that tech support can "help" you with any problems you have
> or prevent you from installing another OS...

Oh yeah! I wrote that back when I was working for Microsoft Research.
I also know the secret back door keystrokes to turn it off...

- Joe

P.S. Josh, you are a much more loyal ex-msftie than I could ever hope to be...

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