Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 15th Jun 2012 21:16 UTC
Windows This rumour has been rummaging around the web for a few days, but now that The New York Times has picked it up, it probably carries a bit more validity than it did before. Microsoft invited members of the press to a mystery event coming Monday, and supposedly, the company will launch its very own ARM tablet running Windows RT.
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MollyC
Member since:
2006-07-04

Well, I'd guess that 90% of users hate "window management", which is why they run their apps maximized. For those that need multiple windows running, W8 still has the desktop. What I see is that the sefl-proclaimed "power users" can't accept the fact that they are in the severe minority of users, and they're pissed that Microsoft is going to cater to the 90% now, rather than the 10%. Those folks need to get over it, and need to get over themselves while they're at it.

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quackalist Member since:
2007-08-27

I'd guess that 100% of guessers don't really know what they're talking about and just guessing...could be wrong though as it's just a guess.

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ichi Member since:
2007-03-06

they're pissed that Microsoft is going to cater to the 90% now, rather than the 10%. Those folks need to get over it, and need to get over themselves while they're at it.


I'm not pissed, I just think that it sucks at addressing my needs (I'm not a "self proclaimed power user", but I have the feeling your intention was tagging all the dissenters).

A fair complain, I think, but then again I don't even use Windows so it's not like I care that much.

Just my opinion. Deal with it without trying to find lame excuses for my reasons.

Edited 2012-06-18 17:34 UTC

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