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Latest Poll: I think the name Windows Vista:


  • 17%
    Is a great name for Microsoft's next OS

  • 19%
    Sounds too much like 'hasta la vista'

  • 28%
    Is too long, what's wrong with the 95, 98, NT, XP tradition?

  • 37%
    Isn't as good as its codename, Longhorn


This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: Music and film file-sharing should be legal and free

  • 23%
    I agree - why pay when you can get it for nothing?

  • 51%
    I partly agree. Legal yes, but we should pay a fee per file

  • 12%
    I disagree - the law is fine as it is, so are music/film costs

  • 8%
    I don't care - I'll never pay, whatever happens.

  • 7%
    I have no idea what all this is about.


This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: I want my next mobile phone to have GPS

  • 11%
    Yes, knowing exactly where I am at all times is important.

  • 44%
    No, I think this kind of thing is just a gimmick to boost sales.

  • 30%
    Maybe - it could be quite handy when I'm lost. I'll consider it.

  • 11%
    What I really want is email on the move - forget the navigation part.

  • 5%
    What's GPS?


This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: The European Union was right to order Microsoft to open its software to its rivals

  • 27%
    I agree, Microsoft is too powerful - its rivals must be helped in this way.

  • 28%
    I disagree, let the rivals compete without access to Microsoft's core codes.

  • 17%
    Anything that weakens Microsoft's grip on the market is OK with me

  • 7%
    I don't care one way or the other

  • 5%
    I don't really understand the issues here.

  • 16%
    Who do these officials think they are? They shouldn't meddle.


This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: As far as a PDA is concerned

  • 19%
    I use one, and wouldn't be without it.

  • 13%
    I have one, but don't use it much.

  • 5%
    I'm planning to buy one soon.

  • 50%
    I have no plans to get one.

  • 14%
    PDA - what's that?


This poll is now closed

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