Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 7th May 2013 22:46 UTC
Windows "After acknowledging its Windows Blue codename publicly in March, Microsoft is getting closer to revealing all about the upcoming Windows 8 update. In an interview with The Verge this week, Microsoft's Windows CFO Tami Reller provided some details on where the company is heading with its Blue project."
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by WorknMan on Sun 12th May 2013 19:12 UTC in reply to "RE[26]: ..."
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But with windows 8 for the first time microsoft's actions represent their intention to phase out the "windows" desktop and phase in metro. Many desktop users feel forsakened.

Right, which is why I said that this was more than just about the start menu. But you didn't seem to agree with me ;) I think it's the fact that they removed it is what pisses people off more than actually not having it. It's like a 3yo who starts crying when you take away his toy. He just wants his toy back, even if he wasn't really playing with it before you took it and/or he has another one just like it in his toy box. It's more about the fact that you took it away, vs whatever tangible benefits it might've had.

Edited 2013-05-12 19:13 UTC

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