mattwnz:scuwp: Geez, I wonder how many millions they paid someone to come up with that?
I like the Telecom comparison :-)
The thing is that telecom ditched their one as it was dated, so were they ahead of their time? I am sure they paid a lot for their's too. They haven't advertised the 'Surface' in that ad either . It is all quite confused.
You realise it's based on the new "tile" look introduced with the Metro Windows Phone and Windows 8 UI style, right?
Distorter: Am I missing something? There has been multiple Windows logos in the past 25 years :-S
Microsoft != Windows. Windows is a product with its own logo, as it's Office, Sharepoint, Xbox, Bing, Windows Phone and so on.
Here's a slideshow with Microsoft logos over the years.