Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 30th Oct 2012 18:10 UTC
Windows Steve Ballmer has just announced that in the first three days of being on sale, more than 4 million people have bought the Windows 8 upgrade. This doesn't count OEM installations or Microsoft's own Surface - just individual upgrades. Definitely a promising start for Windows 8, but then, these are most likely enthusiasts (I'm one of those four million), so we still don't know a whole lot. I'm patiently waiting for the response from regular consumers.
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RE[2]: Comment by marcp
by franksands on Wed 31st Oct 2012 12:13 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by marcp"
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"There are lots of Linux hardware vendors who don't lock you inside of the Windows ecosphere.

Since when are there "lots of" Linux hardware vendors?

Oh, didn't you hear that 2013 will be the year for the Linux Desktop(tm)?


Sorry guys, just couldn't hold it.

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