Nit Twit: Oprah Praises Microsoft Surface – From an iPad

20 Nov

Oprah is not only a well know person but a well known brand. When someone is a brand beyond their personal identity any mistake, large or small, has a much larger impact. In the case of a mis-Tweet, Oprah is going to have quite a bit of damage control to do with Microsoft.Oprah iPad Surface Tweet

While she appears to be a fan of the new Microsoft Surface tablet, she, or someone managing her Twitter account, was not paying attention and posted her love of it via their iPad. Oops!

Of course this is error in judgement is going viral around the globe. Let this be a note to celebrities, when endorsing a product, be sure you are not doing it from a competitor’s product. Especially when you are a “rep” for one of the companies.

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