From: "Michael A. Terrell"
Subject: Re: Crisis in Japan: defective electro caps round the world
Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2002 18:53:59 -0500
Organization: Have you seen my bench? No, really! Where is it?
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Ralph Wade Phillips wrote:
> "PCS Electronics" wrote in
> message news:mE5J9.1319$tQ1.email@example.com...
> > > Why did you buy a Micro$oft mouse? Logitech ALWAYS has an offering
> > > works as well or better "out of the box," is built better, and is
> > > Just remember to used to basic product and don't get carried away with
> > > extra software.
> > It was the only optical one at the time, M$ was the first.
> > I know, the software that comes with it is not requied (in xp).
> Huh? You mean the original optical mouse that was made by Logitech
> and sold via Microsoft as a Microsoft mouse?
> Check them patents again - Microsoft wasn't first to use an optical
> mouse that DIDN'T require a pad. Matter of fact. Honeywell used to sell
> one, back in the early Windows 3.0 days ...
Didn't Mouse Systems make one that used an aluminum plate with a fine
grid printed on it?
Michael A. Terrell