Maria Montero

Microsoft Excel App Faces Rage On Play …

Holi’s latest TV ad for Hindustan Unilever’s Holi-owned detergent brand has not played out very well with a certain section of people.

After venting on social media platforms for days, some of them have found an unlikely platform to express their displeasure. Google play and the victim Microsoft Excel.

A frame from the Surf Excel ad in question. Image: YouTube / Surf Excel

The reason why Microsoft’s spreadsheet app is being selected here is just because a lot of people feel that Surf Excel and Microsoft Excel It sounds the same. Some users also seem to be confused between the two brands because the word “Excel” is present in both.

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Following the confusing group, several people who are aware of the fact that the two brands have no relationship have also rated the app a star, just because they can.

However, there were also some no-nonsense netizens who decided to go out and make up for the app’s 5-star rating. Some even went out of their way to explain to people how the two brands were completely unrelated.

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This, however, is not the first time that Indian users have chosen an app as its rating has dropped dramatically. We have seen applications like Snapchat Y Snapdeal Fall prey to angry internet users losing their resentment.

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