Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 9th Dec 2010 23:06 UTC, submitted by Debjit
Windows Amidst all the WikiLeaks hoopla, there's also actual regular news going on. Windows 7 is barely out the door, and we're already dealing with Windows 8, which is indeed being worked on but will not arrive for at least two years. There's some rumours from an Italian website which state that the 64bit version of Windows 8 will have a completely new interface called Wind. Right.
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Buisness as usual
by ml2mst on Fri 10th Dec 2010 15:31 UTC
ml2mst
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2005-08-27

It's business as usual: "Evangelism of version X+1 starts, when version X is released". It's all very well described in the Vole's unpopular "Evangelism is War" Memo.

http://www.groklaw.net/articlebasic.php?story=20071023002351958

http://tinyurl.com/yzx8ok3

And yes vaporware is business as usual. Anyone remembering "WinFS in Longhorn"?

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