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IMO, its too soon. It feels as if 7 just came out and already 8 is coming out? Most people haven't even switched from XP yet. I won't be getting this. Unless it offers free cookies.....then I may have to accept.
Well those who haven't switched from XP are quickly running out of time, i think XP should have went EOL next year as it was originally planned because it's outdated and needs to die. but they still are running out of time.
post #22 of 57
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IMO, its too soon. It feels as if 7 just came out and already 8 is coming out? Most people haven't even switched from XP yet. I won't be getting this. Unless it offers free cookies.....then I may have to accept.
Just perfect IMO. Three years is solid.
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i thought the same thing lol
wait, that's april fools!! it's a trap everyone!
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Windows 8 is not about what people like us want, its about what other people want. MS wants to be dominant in all OS markets, not just the desktop and laptop market.

I am all for it. I want MS to have something to keep apple at bay.
    
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Do not want.

There's nothing wrong with Windows 7.

Hell I didn't even install SP1 yet cause I see no need for it. Just another thing that could go wrong.
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Windows 8 is not about what people like us want, its about what other people want. MS wants to be dominant in all OS markets, not just the desktop and laptop market.

I am all for it. I want MS to have something to keep apple at bay.
This^^^^

With all the shenanigans about the iPad, Apple's "record" MacBook sales have kind of faded into obscurity... and that's because they have decreased immensely. It's awful hard to convince someone to buy a computer in this economy for 3 times the price for half the performance....
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Do not want.

There's nothing wrong with Windows 7.

Hell I didn't even install SP1 yet cause I see no need for it. Just another thing that could go wrong.
paranoid much? lol sp1 actually improves performance if only a little.
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paranoid much? lol sp1 actually improves performance if only a little.
If it aint broke don't fix it.
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Wait, if the RTM is coming in 2012..

The Beta should be here soon, right?
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Wait, if the RTM is coming in 2012..

The Beta should be here soon, right?
Yes, the beta is thought to be in November.
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