Video: Microsoft's Seinfeld ad

Microsoft has revealed what $10 million of Seinfeld gets — and the laughs are few.

commentary When Microsoft revealed it would pay comedian Jerry Seinfeld US$10 million to star in a series of advertisements, a few eyebrows were raised. See the first results of the collaboration below.

Our opinion? Not even the added star power of Bill Gates could help save this partnership: with the first results of the partnership being decidedly lukewarm. Reports suggest that this is merely a teaser for the follow up ads; however, if this is the pick of the bunch, we do not hold much hope for the remainder.

By Chris Duckett

Some would say that it is a long way from software engineering to journalism, others would correctly argue that it is a mere 10 metres according to the floor plan. During his first five years with CBS Interactive, Chris started his journalistic adven...