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post #41 of 239
This looks like they are replacing Windows Sidebar gadgets and combining it with Windows Media Center/Windows Phone.
post #42 of 239
Wow, it looks so bad... why the windows phone thing?
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post #43 of 239
This look awful
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I want to try it first before i say anything.
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post #45 of 239
Quote:
Originally Posted by 8ight View Post
OK, we don't like the freaking overlay, do you work for MS? Geez.

I wish i did. Anyway, time and time again a lot of you on this forum just prove that you're afraid of new things (or have battlefield syndrome where you jump to the next ea thing like its chocolate). I think its better to have the wait and see attitude instead of the kill it and ask questions later" one.

I can't wait for this ^_^. It's a refresh of windows and it looks just like wp7, which is equally awesome.


And btw, if you dont like the overlay....just turn it off..derp
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post #46 of 239
Looks like I'll either stick with 7 until 9 comes out, or start completely phasing into linux.
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post #47 of 239
Quote:
Originally Posted by Flying Donkey View Post
Oh god, kill it, kill it with fire!!
SO This.
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post #48 of 239
Can't wait! Looks pretty sweet for touchscreen users. Legacy support with old UI still being there is great too. Good job all around
     
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post #49 of 239
People and their resentment to change.

I like this. But don't know how resource hungry it is. If the performance for gaming increases, then who cares.
post #50 of 239
I bet Microsoft are making a touch screen computer like a MAC and this is the OS for it - and thats why they said X-box games will work on this OS.
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