Jargon Watch...

Bruce K. Dykes bkd at GRAPHNET.COM
Sat Jun 12 16:23:22 UTC 1999

Here's one ripped from Ars-Technica, a techie website:

Wow, the prophecy comes true
Despite heated debate in the Forum and elsewhere, it looks like the
well-wishing concerning the Win 98 "bugrade" didn't work.

"Bugrade" refers to Microsofts dubious marketing practice of packaging
Win98, special (or second)edition, which is essentially a collection of
bugfixes, with some frills for garnish, as an upgrade.


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