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post #61 of 87
lol BSOD, draw'd keys, new logon screen, and TABLET SUPPORT?


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On topic : Nice find , rep +

Off topic : What's that videocard for ? Never heard of it before .
he has a server mobo, and onboard graphics.
server mobos dont really have AMD/Nvidia/Intel onboard GPUs
    
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post #62 of 87
the tablet part is the only interesting part and the only thing that apple might care about
post #63 of 87
"A new Windows Phone-inspired login screen"

Apple must be quaking in their boots.
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Please, for the love of the holy universe in all it's mighty cosmic power, please, MS, PLEASE DO NOT ADD RIBBON TO THE EXPLORER!

And please, please for everything that resides in our beautiful universe, please make facial recognition a true login reality with a basic webcam and allow me to port my 16GB Windows 8 on an external so I can drag it with me everywhere I go! Sweet!
    
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Just like porting console games > PC.

Windows phone, Windows tablet OS > PC Desktop.

taht mens we get last gen graifcs?
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post #66 of 87
Sensational article, but i'm excited for Windows 8 even if these "Amazing features" are nothing to get your panties in a bunch over.

    
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post #67 of 87
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Windows 8 should fix a lot of problems every other version of Windows has suffered from...MOST imporant of all the decrease in every Windows installation over time.

Off topic: It's just an integrated GPU.
I find it odd that you think the most important improvement they could make is a shorter installation time.
post #68 of 87
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Lets see here...

1: I really don't want a full OS on a tablet, that sounds horrible actually. I want an OS built around a touchscreen such as iOS or Android, not some half-ass ghetto version of a full OS or a full OS that is just horrible to use because of the lack of KB and mouse.

2: That should make Apple nervous? LOLWUT? It's just a different version of the BSOD, it's still a screen that shows up when the computer crashes.

3: Woohoo? Good for it? Once again, making Apple nervous, no. It's just yet another idea that Microsoft has had to copy from someone else.

4: And here is another "idea" that was stolen from someone else. *cough ANDROID cough*

5: Already done by 3rd party apps on pretty much all platforms, GG on ANOTHER stolen idea.

6: Linux has been done this way for YEARS. Another idea stolen.

7: Ehhhhhhh that one should be up to personal tastes and settings IMO

8: A different looking login screen? Yeah, that'll have other companies scared

9: Once again, who really thinks this will make Apple nervous?

10: Cloud login. No thanks.

These aren't bad ideas, just not radical game changing ones.
If people didn't steal other people's ideas we would probably be grunting at each other while sitting naked in the forest.
post #69 of 87
Looks like M$ iterations of previous tech from multiple sources. Nothing big. Currently,OS-es are limited by input/output tech....i.e. mouse/keyboard/monitor.

PLEASE MAKE A M$ search feature that WORKS! Apple OSX(search) is far above and beyond.
 
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post #70 of 87
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Originally Posted by GanjaSMK View Post
Please, for the love of the holy universe in all it's mighty cosmic power, please, MS, PLEASE DO NOT ADD RIBBON TO THE EXPLORER!

And please, please for everything that resides in our beautiful universe, please make facial recognition a true login reality with a basic webcam and allow me to port my 16GB Windows 8 on an external so I can drag it with me everywhere I go! Sweet!
Only if it can be combined with other login data types. I'd feel like a badass if to log into my computer required facial recognition, fingerprint recognition, a magnetic card swipe (thank you, POS keyboard), and a password.
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