Originally Posted by Tunechi
Self righteousness over logic, the human way.
I really do want to hear how not wanting a corporation to have total and ultimate control over your PC is selfrighteous.
But... but... they're doing it for our own good!
Originally Posted by Phoenixlight
What really annoys me about this is that there isn't any other operating system that will be able to do everything WIndows 8 does for people to change to if they don't want this. At least when intel put in hardware kill switches people could buy an AMD CPU instead which would be able to do everything the intel one could do.
This is, indeed, a problem that is getting bigger. Thanks to the monopoly DirectX has over our lives it's very hard to switch from Windows to anything else.
We can only hope the mess with OpenGL is sorted or that companies start using OpenCL or some other open format, so games can be ported to Linux.Edited by Liranan - 12/19/11 at 3:02am