Microsoft Is Racist

Posted By Ben Goulding, 26 August, 2009 | permalink

Microsoft has apologized for pasting a white man’s head onto a black man’s body in a photograph for it’s official website.

Microsoft US
Microsoft Poland

The original photo featured a white man, an asian and a black man who were attending a meeting, which was published on Microsoft’s main U.S. site. However, on a version aimed to appeal to Polish customers, the black man’s face was replaced with a white man’s.

Microsoft later apologized on it’s official Twitter feed.

“Marketing site photo mistake – sincere apologies – we’re in the process of taking down the image,” it tweeted.

An official spokesman added: “We are looking into the details of this situation.”

Related posts:

  1. Twitter Releases New Homepage
  2. Tweet, Tweet. 100,000 New Followers
  3. Under starter’s orders and we’re off…
  4. Drawing in Microsoft Excel
  5. Get NY Traffic and Transit Updates On Twitter

Bookmark and Share
Posted in: News
GEAT ARTICLES ON OTHER BLOGS...


No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.