Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 8th Jan 2013 23:27 UTC
Windows So, a rudimentary jailbreak for Windows RT made its way onto the web these past few days. Open source applications were ported right away, and it was confirmed that Windows RT is the full Windows - it's exactly the same as regular Windows, except that it runs on ARM. Microsoft responded to the jailbreak as well.
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RE[4]: Comment by saso
by WereCatf on Wed 9th Jan 2013 08:41 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by saso"
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I think that times are changing. The mouse will augment the touch experience instead of touch augmenting the mouse experience, in pretty short order.


I really doubt that. Atleast my arm would get really tired very quickly if I had to always reach out to touch the display on my desktop, and it would not only be tedious, but also slower. On mobile devices the assessment is irrelevant as they don't use a mouse anyways.

Metro and the WinRT will evolve. I'm sure it will contain a bunch of Mouse and Keyboard specific improvements and some more flexibility in the near future.


One can only hope so, but I wouldn't hold my breath.

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