Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 3rd Apr 2008 22:40 UTC
Windows Microsoft will shutter its Windows XP line June 30, as planned, ceasing sales of Windows XP Professional and Windows XP Home to retailers and direct OEMs, Microsoft confirmed to eWEEK April 3. The statement from Redmond executives ends weeks of speculation that Microsoft would extend the life of the operating system as users turn up their nose at Vista, the operating system meant to supplant XP, and OEMs argue lighter versions of desktops and notebooks don't have the juice to run Vista.
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So then
by SlackerJack on Thu 3rd Apr 2008 23:01 UTC
SlackerJack
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Expect Microsoft to put a headline up 'Vista sales rocket in July' A Microsoft representative said 'We are really pleased to see Vista sales finally take off after the death of XP'.

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