Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 9th Sep 2011 15:17 UTC
Windows More news on Windows 8. This time around, Gabe Aul, a director of program management in Windows, blogged about the changes Microsoft has made to Windows 8's boot process. The results are impressive - a boot time not much slower than waking from sleep on current Windows 7 and Mac OS X machines. This is, of course, a vital component of getting Windows NT ready for tablets.
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by andih on Fri 9th Sep 2011 22:36 UTC
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hmm, wonder if will it be enough to "hiberboot" when going trough the tedious endless chain of reboots during windows update process.. :p

Doesn't look like new technology to me... more like: logoff && pm-hibernate

Still think this would work better on linux and mac than on windows, since windows is an os that needs to be ¤restarted¤ pretty often in comparison to its competition. (not even including the horrible windows update in the math..)

I believe its a good idea though ;)

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