http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/49649

Windows Vista - 18 months to create a 4 Second Sound

Posted Nov 11, 2006 by Saint

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/6420AP_WA_The_Sound_of_Vista.html

After 18 months, 4 seconds of sound to define Windows Vista.
Some people spend 18 months working on a whole album. At Microsoft Corp., that's how long it took to perfect just four seconds of sound. Of course, this isn't just any four-second clip. It's the sound that millions of computer users will hear every day, and perhaps thousands of times in total, when they turn on computers running Vista.