January 14, 2008
5 Things Wrong With Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher Program (MAR)
Author: JT Smith
With the growing popularity of refurbished PCs with Linux distributions like Ubuntu, Puppy Linux, Damn Small Linux and so on, Microsoft has tossed their hat into the ring as well. While some people have rolled their eyes at the very idea, I see nothing wrong with it. If Microsoft wants to get into the refurbished market, more power to them. It's just a shame that they have the following hurdles in place for their potential "MARs" (Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher).