Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 28th Nov 2012 15:17 UTC
Windows "As we pass the one month anniversary of the general availability of Windows 8, we are pleased to announce that to-date Microsoft has sold 40 million Windows 8 licenses. Tami Reller shared this news with industry and financial analysts, investors and media today at the Credit Suisse 2012 Annual Technology Conference. Windows 8 is outpacing Windows 7 in terms of upgrades." Not bad, but there are the usual asterisks, as Ars notes.
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lucas_maximus
Member since:
2009-08-18

It is unreliable by the very way they are gathering the data. For example typically Internet Explorer usage peeks at weekends.

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Morgan Member since:
2005-06-29

Well that was a non-answer. Never mind, dude.

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lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

How?

It is counting user agent string on a number of sites ... nothing more it is hardly reliable.

Oh well.

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