[Foundation-l] Encarta is dead

David Levy lifeisunfair at gmail.com
Tue Mar 31 17:49:03 UTC 2009

Ryan Kaldari wrote:

> Maybe we could use that $20,000 that Philip Greenspun donated back in
> 2007 to purchase the Encarta illustrations (since it doesn't appear
> that that money is ever going to be used otherwise).

$20,000 means practically nothing to Microsoft.  It's far more likely
that they could be persuaded to donate Encarta's content as a PR
gesture.  Of course, they might have other plans.

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