Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Jul 2012 00:28 UTC
Games Valve's Gabe Newall on Linux and Windows 8: "We want to make it as easy as possible for the 2500 games on Steam to run on Linux as well. It's a hedging strategy. I think Windows 8 is a catastrophe for everyone in the PC space. I think we'll lose some of the top-tier PC/OEMs, who will exit the market. I think margins will be destroyed for a bunch of people. If that's true, then it will be good to have alternatives to hedge against that eventuality."
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RE[2]: disaster?
by zima on Thu 2nd Aug 2012 23:37 UTC in reply to "RE: disaster?"
zima
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2005-07-06

Microsoft was urged to make people forget Vista ASAP so, yeah, they worked hard on 7.

Win7 is just Vista SE "let's use on people the trick of 'lucky 7'"

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