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Microsoft and Facebook's next big thing looks a lot like a famous '90s Microsoft flop (MSFT, FB)

Business Insider Melinda Gates
Wednesday, 11 October 2017 ()

Microsoft and Facebook's next big thing looks a lot like a famous '90s Microsoft flop (MSFT, FB)Over the last week or so, both Facebook and Microsoft laid out their visions for the future of virtual reality, which they both see as the next big thing in tech.

Here's something funny, though. This next big thing looks a lot like Microsoft Bob, an operating system from 1995 that's also considered one of the biggest tech...
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