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Ummm. No. PCs are not going anywhere. I've come across PLENTY of people that say they don't need these fancy new smartphones to have a computer anywhere they go. Many find it to be ridiculous and swear that they have no interest in the advancement.
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The more you dumb something down, the more units you can sell.

Sad state of our cultures that we let this happen. Innovation used to be creating new things, empowering new possibilities, now "innovation" is a buzz word for making things that grandma can use. It's disappointing frown.gif
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Windows 8 Stinks of this.


I don't appreciate things that are dumbed down and lacking features, especially when they charge a premium for it. It's patronizing. (it's just essentially the "Less for more" deal. Using your brain, who the heck wants that?)

It reminds me alot of the food market today, Less calories, less fat, less energy, but higher pricetag - ridiculous. I'm blessed with a fast metabolism so weight isn't a worry for me, but personally i don't want to have to spend most my day eating to gain weight.

Having freedom Is the very reason the PC platform appeals to me. I'm always learning of new ways to optimize and improve my experience.
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Answer... Windows Pro Edition™® and Windows Noob Edition ™®
    
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"[CNN] Why your computer is becoming more like your phone "

My computer sure isn't, and won't any time soon.
    
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in another news, People are getting stupider everyday

either that, or they start to give less of a Fk about knowing things as time goes by
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This is why we have "_______ for Dumies" books.
 
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