Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 6th Jan 2012 10:06 UTC
Windows And so the smartphonification of the general purpose computer continues. This time around, though, it might actually be for the better. Microsoft has detailed two new features in Windows 8: refreshing and resetting your computer. Reinstalls will be a thing of the past.
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RE[3]: Slow down?
by Neolander on Sat 7th Jan 2012 07:49 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Slow down?"
Neolander
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Especially considering that non-Windows OSs have had central configuration databases for a long time without needing anything like the Windows Registry.

Consider /etc and .xxx home subdirectories on Unices, as an example.

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