Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 8th Apr 2013 18:16 UTC
Microsoft "After years of domination, Microsoft is finally facing serious threats at the cores of its business, Office and Windows. Consumers and businesses alike are largely purchasing devices based on their capabilities and form factors rather than the software contained within. Windows is slowly becoming commoditized and Microsoft's traditional allies are looking at Android and Chrome OS as viable alternatives, a trend that threatens the Windows monopoly. Microsoft faces a tricky balancing act as it faces a future that's very different from its existing business." Good article by Tom Warren.
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RE[5]: A fork in the road?
by woegjiub on Tue 9th Apr 2013 12:03 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: A fork in the road?"
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I had no idea of those limitations; I was referring to the metro interface and the rapid updates.

Stupid limitations like that need to go, for sure.
I wonder how they thought it was okay, when even android has better.

Edited 2013-04-09 12:04 UTC

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