Video: Windows Vista launch lights up Times Square

Credit: Microsoft

The primary launch event for Windows Vista was at the Nokia Theater in the heart of Times Square on Monday, January 29. While Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer made their pitch for Vista on the inside, the Times Square video billboards lit up with Vista promotions on the outside, none more than the video screen on the NASDAQ across the street.

By Jason Hiner

Jason Hiner is Editorial Director of CNET and former Editor in Chief of TechRepublic. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.