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Google's spelling error

  1. Feb 23, 2006 #1
    Today I spot a spelling error of Google News in the headline:

    MS releases Windows Vista test vertion for businesses
    Xinhua - 11 hours ago
    BEIJING, Feb. 23 (Xinhuanet) -- Microsoft Corp. has released on Wednesday a feature-complete test version of Windows Vista, the next version of the Windows operating system to businesses. Microsoft plans to ...

    Version, not vertion.:biggrin:
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  3. Feb 23, 2006 #2
    oh no, please tell me you didn't click on the link. You just opened up the vertion virus. Don't you listen to the news?
  4. Feb 23, 2006 #3
    are you just kidding?
  5. Feb 23, 2006 #4
    what? isn't it a spelling error?
  6. Feb 23, 2006 #5
    where got such word vertion? It is VERSION
  7. Feb 23, 2006 #6


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    Looks like they are trying to target the younger audience with slang and bad spelling.
  8. Feb 23, 2006 #7
    Offtopic: It's actually Googol not Google. Google is a spelling error so Sergey and Larry probably thought it was cool and stuck with that one.
  9. Feb 23, 2006 #8
    Wow, now that was a good one.
  10. Feb 23, 2006 #9


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    1) Who cares?

    2) Google doesn't write the headlines. :rolleyes: They just pull headlines from various news sources.

    - Warren
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