eBay Nutcase of the Week: Man selling Microsoft sunglasses for $173,000


But wait! He’s not that much of a nutcase, as these sunglasses were only handed out to Microsoft employees in the 1980s. Which definitely makes them worth the full $173,000, as they are one of the few remaining pairs.

Here’s a fantastic highlight from the listing, explaining in a little more detail why they are such a valuable item for Microsoft collectors…

Microsoft launches Office Live Workspace beta worldwide


Yesterday, Microsoft launched their web-based extension of their Office suite, which will allow users to access and share documents online.

Almost any Internet-connected computer can be used to access Office documents, with the ability to save over one thousand documents online. Users can then view and comment on documents, create simple web lists and notes, and share documents in real time using Microsoft SharedView.