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Weekend tech reading: A glimpse at what it takes to build CES

By Matthew
Jan 6, 2013
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  1. For those who've never helped run a booth at a trade show, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that the temporary city -- an endless sea of lights, sounds, and humans pressing past one another in search of...

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  2. Scshadow

    Scshadow TS Maniac Posts: 357   +40

    I'm confused, is microsoft paying the DOD to use windows 8 or is DOD paying microsoft? Either way seems extremely absurd considering the cost per employee to upgrade to windows 8 is almost $1900 average. (617,000,000/330,000=1869.69696969697)
     
  3. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 6,065   +84 Staff Member

    Read the article.
     
  4. tonylukac

    tonylukac TS Maniac Posts: 885   +22

    Scshadow Not only that, I read another article on the DOD (Army) and it said they're spending the $617 million to save only $210 million over 3 years.
     
  5. Scshadow

    Scshadow TS Maniac Posts: 357   +40

    Really? You thought I was serious? I was trying to make a windows 8 joke.
     
  6. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 3,469   +622

    I find the presence of the two Win8 articles together in this round-up hilarious.
     
  7. Steve

    Steve TechSpot Staff Posts: 1,369   +467 Staff Member

    I like Windows 8 ..... enjoy :)
     
  8. Chazz

    Chazz TS Enthusiast Posts: 633   +60

    I know right? That gave me a chuckle.
     


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