Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 15th Apr 2011 23:13 UTC
Windows "Windows 8 build 7850.0.winmain_win8m1.100922-1508 contains a number of references to a brand new feature in Windows: Portable Workspaces. Microsoft will allow Enterprise customers to create USB storage driven copies of Windows. 'Portable Workspace is a Windows feature that allows you to run Windows from a USB storage device', notes Microsoft in its description of the feature inside Windows 8." So, yeah, something we've been waiting for in Windows since, well, forever. Also, push notifications, a screenshot tool and a new webcam application have been discovered as well.
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Will it be useful?
by eantoranz on Sat 16th Apr 2011 00:27 UTC
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Really.... will it work on another computer? Or you will be stuck to the computer you used to create the USB image (a la Windows-license-is-tied-to-the-computer-where-you-install-it kind of way)? And then if you increase the RAM of the computer it won't boot at all because it's a diferent computer?

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