April 2, 2009 by openbytes
For a different article today I wanted to give you a little tip. Have problems with your Microsoft products? Read about issues with Windows? Well its all your fault. Microsoft is not to blame.
With a tongue in cheek look at articles where Microsoft has been reported to blame anyone but itself, please for your enjoyment check out the list below: But before you ask, “What made you create this post?” Ill answer: Microsoft have released a patch for its 360 which apparently was experiencing lockups in certain games played with live. Deja Vu? Who had a Zune 30gig lockup on New years eve? Ill leave you to answer that.
Microsoft blames users for Vista infections http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/0,1000000121,39418108,00.htm
Microsoft blames Netbook appeal, marketing costs for Windows drop http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1835
Microsoft blames leapyear for Zune glitch http://www.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idUSTRE5001LD20090101
Microsoft blames add-ons for browser woes http://tech.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=08/11/21/2036222
Microsoft blames users for Vista problems http://blog.marcocantu.com/blog/microsoft_blames_vista_users.html
Microsoft blames users for one-care fiasco http://www.builderau.com.au/news/soa/Microsoft-blames-users-for-OneCare-fiasco/0,339028227,339274293,00.htm
Microsoft blames apps for security vulnerabilities http://www.securitypronews.com/insiderreports/insider/spn-49-20081103MicrosoftBlamesAppsForSecurityVulnerabilities.html
Microsoft blames Internet Explorer bug on inadequate training http://vista.blorge.com/2008/12/23/microsoft-blames-internet-explorer-bug-on-inadequate-training/
Microsoft blames users for emails its bug has destroyed http://www.s5h.net/2007/03/16/microsoft-blames-users-for-e-mails-its-bug-has-destroyed/
These were all found with a quick Google of “Microsoft blames” I could list alot more, but I think you get the idea. So next time your Microsoft product goes wrong, just remember its not Microsofts fault its yours.