Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Dec 2013 22:43 UTC

Two changes supposedly coming to the next version of Windows, according to veteran Paul Thurrott:

Metro apps running in windows on the desktop. As you can today with third-party utilities such as ModernMix, the next version of Windows will let users optionally run Metro apps in floating windows on the desktop.

Start menu. After bringing back the Start button in Windows 8.1, Microsoft will take the next logical step in the next Windows version and make the Start menu available as an option. It's possible this will appear only on those product versions that support the desktop.

This would be Microsoft admitting they got Windows 8 all wrong.

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Fair enough. Sorry mate, I hope you can accept my deepest apologises. And I genuinely mean this ;)

No you didn't respect mine, you called me a Microsoft loving idiot on your first reply. Go fuck yourself.

Actually I do respect your opinions. I respect that you like the ribbon bar, I have no problem with that. I just don't want to be told that I'm wrong because I happen mention that I dislike the ribbon bar. And this is what you're doing, not just to me, but to everyone in this topic.

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