Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 14th May 2013 17:38 UTC, submitted by lucas_maximus
Windows "Today at the JP Morgan Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in Boston, Tami Reller shared with the audience that the update previously referred to as 'Windows Blue' will be called Windows 8.1 and will be a free update to Windows 8 for consumers through the Windows Store." They really didn't have much of a choice, but good news anyway.
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RE[2]: Comment by marcp
by marcp on Wed 15th May 2013 10:28 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by marcp"
marcp
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2007-11-23

Clever people have no problem with understanding the difference between "free" and "gratis". Thus, they will not oppose and object the obvious truth just because they feel miserable today.

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RE[3]: Comment by marcp
by lucas_maximus on Wed 15th May 2013 22:40 in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by marcp"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

Playing little semantics games in IRL would make you sound like a bit of a dick ... it makes you look like one here as well.

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