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Microsoft: Now You Can Flip The Bird

If you’re offended by ‘The Bird,” then click away from this page right now! Otherwise, if you can handle a cartoon version of flipping someone off, then you’re in the right place. According to the […]


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Hilariously Awful Vintage Christmas Commercials

The crackerjack team at the Jack studios spent the last few months culling through reels and reels of television film, in hopes of bringing you, the Jack listener, the very best of the worst of […]


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6.28 How To Meet Derrick Coleman and Doug Baldwin

Microsoft is hauling out the big guns to lure you to their Bellevue Square store on Saturday. They really want you to check out their new pad, but it’s okay if you really want to […]


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Meet A Few Artists From Seattle’s Brick Lane Records

Kirt Debique is the founder and owner of Seattle’s newest Indie record label, Brick Lane Records— a label he decided to start after being with Microsoft for nearly 20 years.  According to The Seattle Globalist, […]


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Microsoft Once Tried To Buy Sub Pop Records For $4M

The two local companies hardly seem like they would cross paths, but in 1994 Microsoft offered to purchase Sub Pop for four million dollars.


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Yes, This Giant Bird Makes A Lot Of Dough At Microsoft

Ryan Asdourian’s day job is a position that many in the tech industry aspire to have — an executive at Microsoft. However, it’s the executive communications manager’s side job that many in the Puget Sound region would want if given the opportunity: Blitz, the Seattle Seahawks’ mascot.


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Microsoft’s iPod Killer Is Dead

Microsoft’s portable media player, the Zune, was launched in 2006 and intended to compete with Apple’s iPod, which had been selling like crazy since it was introduced in 2001.


Sure beats a dingy…

In the market for a kick-ass boat for Seafair this year?  You’re in luck, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is reportedly selling his 10 bedroom mega-yacht, the Tatoosh.   Doesn’t that qualify as a small ship? The […]