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Old 12-23-2009, 04:12 PM   #1
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BBC rss on Windows Vista?

I purchased my computer a year ago, and it is a Dell Inspiron 1525 using Widows Vista. Here is my question: why is there a BBC rss feed on this computer?
Since I'm not computer savvy and many here are, I started thinking about this awhile ago and thought I would ask someone here if they knew the answer. It just came with the computer, so I've left it and do use it daily. But, we aren't in England, so why is Dell using the BBC feed instead of one from some American media company?

(This goes into the file of dumb questions I always wanted to ask.)

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Old 12-23-2009, 10:52 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by Orchidflower View Post
(This goes into the file of dumb questions I always wanted to ask.)
Um, could you ask me the second question in the file instead?

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Old 12-24-2009, 06:13 AM   #3
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Everybody PC manufacturer has a different set of junk they push on you. I assume the vendors pay for the placement so BBC must see an advantage.
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Old 12-24-2009, 07:59 AM   #4
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That RSS feed was on my win7 HP notebook recently purchased.
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Old 12-24-2009, 08:29 AM   #5
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Maybe they were too intellectually honest to put an rss feed for MSNBC, CNN, FOX News, etc on there?
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