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Windows .... NO
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Originally Posted by hli53194 View Post
Me Gusta. All you guys complaining, dod you even watch the whole video? It seems like this is just built on top of a normal OS, so you can use this just for quick reference and go back to your OS for actual work.
This. The start screen is like the Apple dashboard with even more win to it.
I wonder if a Firefox addon to support running Firefox under the start screen will come out quickly.
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I think i mentioned this before but the desktop experience is also going to change. It's not going to be a windows 7 vm as one of you mentioned, covered in a windows phone 7 overlay. From the later windows 8 builds there is a new default theme as well :
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Uhhhhh what? So everyone is supposed to get touch screens and pretend that their PC is a phone now?

Keyboard and mouse still work.....
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I see Windows 7 + Windows 7 Mobile in 1? Is that what they have been doing all this time? No thanx I'll stick with my 7
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Originally Posted by Fletcherea View Post
Clearly just their tablet version for the next windows, there is no way they would alienate their entire corporate market with a "mobile" ui
That.
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If people actually read the articles regarding Windows 8, its for tablets...
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Hahaha, this is the worst thing to happen to UI's since Unity!!
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post #129 of 239
Lol this thread is comic gold .


Quote:
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Keeeel Itttt

Steam needs to make a OS.
I think you mean Valve.
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I can't express how amazed I am. Microsoft has shown the world they still have what it takes. Simply breathtaking.
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