Google's spelling error

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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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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?
 
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what? isn't it a spelling error?
 
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where got such word vertion? It is VERSION
 
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Looks like they are trying to target the younger audience with slang and bad spelling.
 
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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.
 
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tribdog said:
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?
Wow, now that was a good one.
 
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chroot
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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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