Why New Microsoft Ads Are Best in a Decade

Last Week people couldn¹t help but gossip, blog and meet up at the water cooler to discuss the new and rather expensive Microsoft Ads featuring Jerry Seinfeld and Bill Gates

Partly because many felt the ads made no sense at all and partly because just two weeks after they launched, Microsoft pulled them, or so everyone was left to believe. Well now, Microsoft is claiming that was all part of the plan as they launch a new campaign attack against Apple. CIO Insight writer Ed Cone, discusses why this has been their most successful campaign in the last decade.

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This article was originally published on 09-24-2008