Linked by David Adams on Wed 17th Aug 2011 17:51 UTC
Microsoft Though the patent has only surfaced now, Microsoft has been working on this concept for quite some time. As far back as 2009 similar systems have been discussed on various Microsoft blogs. There was also the Midori OS project that had bloggers buzzing about its post-Windows potential and integration with Microsoft's cloud platform, Azure. Steve Ballmer himself has called Windows 8 Microsoft's riskiest bet yet -- could this streaming tech make make an appearance in the upcoming OS?
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Prior Art?
by senshikaze on Wed 17th Aug 2011 19:12 UTC
senshikaze
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2011-03-08

Shouldn't PXE and/or remote desktop count as prior art? Maybe I missed something.

(Also, floppies? Who the hell uses floppies?)

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RE: Prior Art?
by historyb on Thu 18th Aug 2011 00:34 in reply to "Prior Art?"
historyb Member since:
2005-07-06

I use floppies for old time sake sometimes ;)

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