Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Jul 2012 18:39 UTC
Windows "Windows 8 is on track to Release to Manufacturing the first week of August. For enterprise customers with Software Assurance benefits, they will have full access to Windows 8 bits as early as August. Additionally, she noted that RTM is when we’ll be turning on the commerce platform so that developers can start earning money for their apps. [...] Tami went on to say that Windows 8 will reach general availability by the end of October! This means that new Windows 8 and Windows RT PCs will be available to buy and upgrades will be available starting in October. She also mentioned that that Windows 8 will be available in 109 languages across 231 markets worldwide."
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How boring
by bjornoslav on Mon 9th Jul 2012 20:31 UTC
bjornoslav
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2012-07-07

Windows 8 turned out to be a very fundamental change in the way users use their PCs, in my opinion too unecessary and stupid.

I'll continue using Arch Linux and won't care about Windows 8 for the forseeable future.

Oh, its interface is plain ugly and uninspirative.

EDIT: for me, it seems Internet Explorer is all inside Metro. EU, don't miss the opportunity to have some fun punishing Microsoft ;)

Edited 2012-07-09 20:34 UTC

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