[LINK] Tesco takes on might of Microsoft

grove at zeta.org.au grove at zeta.org.au
Fri Oct 6 10:57:06 AEST 2006

On Fri, 6 Oct 2006, Adam Todd wrote:

> >He said: "The Tesco office package functionality is massive with things
> >like mail merger, macros, grammar check and thesaurus. It's a huge feature
> >set.
> >We kept out stuff people just don't need like voice recognition."
> I'd have thought they weren't features but fundamentals.

Voice recognition is beyond the capacity of thought of 99.99% of
all Office productivity users.   To most, it is expensive bloat
or at most an occasional toy.

Anyone really requiring features like that is really not in Tesco's
target market at all.



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