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This week’s Name that Tech Tune contest features a bootup sound from a specific version of a widely used product. Up for grabs: Two pairs of tickets to the next GeekWire Meetup & Elevator Pitch event, coming up this Tuesday Oct. 23 at the Crocodile Cafe in Seattle.

Listen to the sound below, and if you know the answer, send it to From the pool of correct answers, we’ll pick two people at random to win the tickets.

Here’s the sound.

Name that Tech Tune is a regular feature of the GeekWire radio show and podcast, airing at 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. Saturdays and 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sundays on 97.3 KIRO-FM in Seattle, and running weekends on

For more context, and a bit of a hint, here’s the full Name that Tech Tune segment from the show, which featured special guest Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet talking about Windows 8.

Send your answer to for a chance to win the tickets. Check back next week for the answer and winner.

Update 10/27: The answer is Windows 98. Congrats to our winners, Dave, Julie and Joseph.

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