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[BI] Here Are 10 Amazing Windows 8 Rumors That Make Apple Nervous

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It could be almost a year before we finally get our hands on Windows 8.

In the meantime, early release versions of the operating system have been seeded to developers, and a ton of hidden feature have been discovered in the code.

Click here to see what they found.

While a lot of these aren't confirmed, it seems like Microsoft is turning Windows 8 into an OS on the go.
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I could wait 2 or 3 years before windows 8 comes out.
 
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The only thing in there that really caught my eye was the tablets. If Windows 8 is ported over to ARM, that would be GREAT!
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I don't see why any of these features would "make Apple nervous"
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Can't say I'm impressed by any of these rumors, except maybe the USB one.
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On topic : Nice find , rep +

Off topic : What's that videocard for ? Never heard of it before .
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How would it make Apple nervous if Microsoft is taking ideas from them? Not to mention OS X Lion drops this summer.
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Originally Posted by madalin View Post
On topic : Nice find , rep +

Off topic : What's that videocard for ? Never heard of it before .
Windows 8 should fix a lot of problems every other version of Windows has suffered from...MOST imporant of all the decrease in performance in every Windows installation over time.

Off topic: It's just an integrated GPU.
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"Ribbon menu like MS Office 2007"

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The ribbon explorer thing / New task manager is confirmed. Build 7955 i think it is....
Im running it on a vm and its pretty nice. Fast as HELL.
    
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