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Encarta

Microsoft's digital encyclopedia. Launched in 1993 on CD-ROM, Encarta was initially based on the Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia and later augmented with the inclusion of Collier's and New Merit Scholar's Encyclopedias. With approximately 60,000 articles, compared to Wikipedia's nearly three million, Encarta was discontinued in 2009.
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It announced in March the discontinuation of both versions of its Encarta encyclopedia.
Demas began his career in technology as part of the sales group at IBM and then spent six years at Microsoft holding a variety of consumer product and enterprise business roles from Encarta Encyclopedia to SQL Server.
The search engine also features direct answers from Microsoft's popular Encarta encyclopedia.
Ian Chilvers, "Mathis Grunewald," The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990, 1996), 3, and "Matthias," Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia 2001, 1.
Microsoft's Encarta Encyclopedia Deluxe 2000 CD-ROM, which has been on sale since last October, triggered off public protest by a group of women' s rights activists and Thai Internet users.
Saami, living in the northernmost parts of Scandinavia and western Russia, were formerly known as Lapps or Laplanders, terms they consider derogatory, according to the Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia.
Times article reported that while MSFT will continue to utilize the Passport technology for its own services such as Hotmail and Encarta Encyclopedia, it will no longer seek joint ventures with other sites.
We've joined with Microsoft to offer 10 of you the chance to win a copy of their Encarta 2000 Reference Suite, which is a combination of their three most popular PC reference products: Encarta Encyclopedia Deluxe 2000, Encarta World English Dictionary and Encarta Interactive World Atlas 2000.
Microsoft has come out with a new version of its top-selling multimedia encyclopedia, Encarta Encyclopedia '97, offering a neat mix of words, pictures, sounds and interactive features.
This system also includes helpful Microsoft(R) Works, Microsoft Money 2003 and Encarta Encyclopedia software for school work, home projects, budget management and more.