Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 3rd Oct 2012 22:21 UTC
Windows Paul Allen, one of Microsoft's co-founders who left the company long ago, has posted on his blog about his experiences with Windows 8. He (surprise) likes it, but he does note a number of shortcomings and oddities - all of which are spot-on. However, he fails to address the core issue with Windows 8: it's forcing users to drill a small hole in the wall with a belt sander.
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RE: Comment by jigzat
by WorknMan on Thu 4th Oct 2012 01:38 UTC in reply to "Comment by jigzat"
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current GUI's have become bloated full of unnecessary options and features that are nice but barely used.

Translation: Power users don't matter anymore, so let's cater to the masses by dumbing down the interface.

God forbid we actually come up with a solution that pleases everyone.

I'm a Mac OS X user by the way.

LOL, if you like Metro, that explains a lot.

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