Have you seen Microsoft’s new Google bashing ad? It seems Microsoft feels threatened by Google App’s new cloud-based productivity suite. Are they possibly afraid some of their excel/word/power point user base could switch over? It seems unlikely that businesses and individuals who are accustomed to using Microsoft products would switch over without good reason.
Here’s The New Ad Video
Check out the video below. If anything, just watching the video makes me want to try out Google’s new apps. I’m sure that wasn’t Microsoft’s intention though. Microsoft really could have done a better job with this commercial. It verges more on the cheesy side than funny… (by the way, “Googlighting is paroding the classic TV show “MoonLighting“)