Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 21st Aug 2012 21:57 UTC
Windows With Windows 8 right around the corner, the usual game of reading the end-user license agreements and spotting the different versions is in full swing. Usually, this is a game of ridicule as Microsoft comes up with ever more convoluted version schemes and EULA terms. This time around, though, the company seems to be taking steps to make things easier, as Ed Bott reports.
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RE: Comment by kenji
by TemporalBeing on Thu 23rd Aug 2012 14:57 UTC in reply to "Comment by kenji"
TemporalBeing
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2007-08-22

"I'm very curious to see what happens when smart developers get their hands on this and work within Metro's constraints to make beautiful applications.

Thom, you are a perpetual Windows optimist.
"

Yes, considering "smart developers" will ignore Win8 on the Desktop when it comes to Metro.

Of course, "smart developers" might ignore Metro altogether if they believe Win8/Metro won't be any kind of market for mobile, which is very likely.

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RE[2]: Comment by kenji
by zima on Tue 28th Aug 2012 20:19 in reply to "RE: Comment by kenji"
zima Member since:
2005-07-06

Of course, back in the real world, WP appstore is already one of the few most lively and vigorous - despite quite low installed user base up to now / pre-WP8 push...

Edited 2012-08-28 20:20 UTC

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