Microsoft likes Google, nyah nyah nyah nyah! Somewhat ridiculously under-sourced article on the coming Google IPO and how badly M'Soft wants in on the action.
In other odd technology news, a few minutes ago I was simultaneously using the computer and trying to navigate a phone menu system, and when the voice in my ear said "...press 8," I tapped the "8" on my keyboard. Not on the phone. And it took me more than a beat to realize why nothing was happening. I am now Unfrozen Cavegirl Lawyer!