Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 14th May 2012 22:49 UTC
Windows For weeks - if not months - I've been trying to come up with a way to succinctly and accurately explain why, exactly, Windows 8 rubs me the wrong way, usability-wise. I think I finally got it.
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RE: Thank you Thom
by gmlongo on Tue 15th May 2012 19:05 UTC in reply to "Thank you Thom"
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That's simply not true. They have received a TON of positive feedback on Windows 8. It has created more interest than any of their previous versions of Windows.

Don't mistake the vocal minority with the target audience.

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RE[2]: Thank you Thom
by quackalist on Tue 15th May 2012 21:11 in reply to "RE: Thank you Thom"
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Presumably you've some insight as to what this "TON of positive feedback" from it's "target audience" consists of and who they might be.

Far as I can figure it consists wholly of those who'd be quite happy with an iPad instead (not as well as)of a computer. It's a large market, but it's not nearly as inclusive as the one MS has now. It's not even as if they couldn't have both.

Utterly bizarre.

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