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OMG, I don't want Windows Phone7 on my desktop!
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the windows 8 tablets look sweet. Definitely picking one of those up when released.
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Quite sad really. All thanks to average Joe consumers base who thinks all things right click are "SRS PUTER SKILLLLZZ" THIS is why steam should be made for Linux distros.
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Originally Posted by d3310n View Post
Quite sad really. All thanks to average Joe consumers base who thinks all things right click are "SRS PUTER SKILLLLZZ" THIS is why steam should be made for Linux distros.
There's a video that shows the "Windows 7ish" interface w/ taskbar etc is still there. I'd be willing to bet you'll be able to turn off the tile interface and opt into the normal one. In which case, I welcome the change.
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I can't believe all of the Mod's and respectable names are posting as they are...

C'mon... It's clearly the mobile OS their aiming at... you can tell that in the video it's a freaking tablet.

God guys c'mon.. COMMON SENSE!
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There aren't enough bloody touch screen computers to warrant these kinds of changes yet, Gnome3, Unity and Windows 8 are now falling victim to it. :/

At least Windows 8 lets you change back to the old one. (Hopefully)
    
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post #97 of 239
I wan't an OS not an iPhone... geez... I better start learning Linux again if this is where MS is headed...
Edited by baj2k - 6/1/11 at 8:46pm
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OK this is not what i was expecting..... the only good thing about this, i can see is to have a variety of operation systems for mobile phones and Tablets like any PC, imagine a dual boot on a smartphone that would awesome.
    
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I like the look but I'm not happy they are putting it on a desktop with a mouse and keyboard. No point at all as a desktop and it seems like a hassle to use with mouse and keyboard. As a tablet that's another story; It looks great for a tablet.
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post #100 of 239
All these damn spammers.

Seriously WATCH THE VIDEO.

Its freaking awesome if you ask me.

Face the facts guys, Windows 8 is going to be awesome. Instead of creating a mobile OS like Apple, it will just be one OS running and it will be great.

I smell some awesome AIOs coming =)
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