Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 11th Nov 2012 15:49 UTC
Windows "Yesterday my desktop died, and so I went ahead and got a brand new Windows 8 laptop. It's always been my feeling that as years go on, user experience has been going down for people who use a computer and the Internet, because of decisions all companies make that are clearly anti-user, either because they think they know best, or in many cases, for financial gains. But from spending all night reinstalling everything and customizing the laptop, I realized just how bad it has become." Probably the biggest reason to go Mac or Linux. Such a shame Microsoft found it more important to pressure OEMs into silly Secure Boot nonsense instead of doing something about the anti-user crapware disaster. Goes to show who Microsoft cares about. Hint: it ain't you.
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RE[4]: Comment by marcp
by tylerdurden on Mon 12th Nov 2012 00:43 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by marcp"
tylerdurden
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2009-03-17



No you tried perpetrating a common GPL myth that the software world was some open source utopia before the ebil proprietary companies showed up.



You seem to be trying to counteract the previous poster's litany of strawmen, with a straw man of your own.

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