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[-] brisk@aussie.zone 88 points 2 months ago

Who could have ever guessed that naming different software the same thing would ever come back to bite them

[-] NoLifeKing@ani.social 26 points 2 months ago

I mean how about just not installing 5 different versions and just keeping the Theams new, its so fucking annoying in all regards.

[-] rambaroo@lemmynsfw.com 4 points 2 months ago

Because they knew the new teams is a buggy piece of shit and people would need an alternative

[-] wathek@discuss.online 18 points 2 months ago

Microsoft does this painfully often

[-] Zworf@beehaw.org 23 points 2 months ago

And they are doing it again. CoPilot for Windows, CoPilot for Github, CoPilot for sales, CoPilot for Microsoft 365, Bing CoPilot. All different products with different properties.

[-] termus@beehaw.org 9 points 2 months ago

I think their first use of CoPilot was for pairing two Xbox controllers together for accessibility. Instead of making up something new, they just co-opt it from that and now it's going to be impossible to google Copilot for Xbox Controllers issues.

Oh well, glad I made the switch to Linux.

[-] emptiestplace@lemmy.ml 8 points 2 months ago
[-] Rexios@lemm.ee 7 points 2 months ago

GitHub copilot does not suck. It’s just not magic. I’m never going back to writing boilerplate and heavily patterned code myself thank you very much.

[-] tias@discuss.tchncs.de 5 points 2 months ago

But but... branding!

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