Microsoft Dangles Cash for Trying Office

by admin March 6, 2008 at 4:09 pm

Microsoft is attempting to get users on board with Office Live Workspace by offering prizes ranging from free Zunes to $100,000 cash for trying it out

Microsoft wants you to try the beta version of Microsoft Office Live Workspace, its long-awaited competitor to Google Docs. So much so, in fact, that the company has thrown out the traditional ad campaigns and gone right for the shameless alternative: giving out money and prizes. Earlier this week, Microsoft launched a sweepstakes for trial users of Office Live Workspace, giving out everything from free Zunes to a grand prize of $100,000.

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