Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 21st Dec 2011 18:56 UTC
Windows Windows 8 will be one of the most significant releases for Microsoft ever, since it pretty much rethinks the entire graphical user interface. One of the problems I personally see with Metro is that it doesn't appear to be particularly conducive to getting actual work done. In an interview with The Verge, Microsoft design director Steve Kaneko confirmed that it's hard to adapt applications like Office to use Metro.
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Good on 'em
by cmchittom on Wed 21st Dec 2011 19:49 UTC
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It's good to see that Microsoft is being honest about this—as, frankly, I expected them to be: they do too much usability testing to not realize this.

Of course, I won't be affected since when I upgrade to Windows 8 since I already have only one window open at a time: Emacs. What, you need more?

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