Windows 8: A bad bet

Windows 8: A bad bet

There are 5 comments on the ZDNet story from Oct 20, 2011, titled Windows 8: A bad bet. In it, ZDNet reports that:

Given my choice of desktops, I'm running Linux, but over the years Windows has gone from being a bad joke of a desktop operating systems-Windows ME and Vista-to being a reasonably good choice-Windows XP SP3 and Windows 7. But Windows 8? What the heck is Microsoft thinking? After looking at Metro, Windows 8's default interface, for the last month, ... (more)

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Stephen Green

Cranston, RI

#1 Oct 21, 2011
Ha, you see windows coping everybody else once again, as both
Gnome and Ubuntu have new desktops made the tablets and cell phones. It's still windows though, so not to worry, it's still crapware..

Amsterdam, Netherlands

#2 Dec 8, 2011
It's dictator-business.
We can't do much against it, it looks like.
It could destroy 25 years of very hard work...
Is thís the result??? it looks that way...
I am going to feel deeply ashamed.

Amsterdam, Netherlands

#3 Dec 8, 2011
Oh yes, let's destroy en kick out Linux with UEFI M$ 'Secure Boot' in favour of their malware OS-es.

Torrance, CA

#4 Dec 25, 2011
I bet if they found out that there will be bad feedbacks from their costumers they might consider in adjusting some of its glitches.. But overall Microsoft did a good job upgrading..(not all are satisfied though)

Polska, Poland

#5 Feb 19, 2013
About Win8 people said enough. Is not good yet but let's give a chance.

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