Barack Obama administration faces 'out-dated Microsoft software' at White House

Washington Post reports the technological challenges faced by the Barack Obama’s administration by the left over from the Bush administration, as it moved into the White House. Here’s an excerpt: “The team members, accustomed to working on Macintoshes, found computers outfitted with six-year-old versions of Microsoft software. Laptops were scarce, assigned to only a few people in the West Wing. […]

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Washington Post reports the technological challenges faced by the Barack Obama’s administration by the left over from the Bush administration, as it moved into the White House. Here’s an excerpt: “The team members, accustomed to working on Macintoshes, found computers outfitted with six-year-old versions of Microsoft software. Laptops were scarce, assigned to only a few people in the West Wing. The team was left struggling to put closed captions on online videos.”

Source:→ Todd Bishop's Microsoft Blog

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