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And having 0 years support for the new chips, even though 7 and 8.1 should stil be supported.
Lets clear up some misunderstanding hear. It will work on newer CPU's as long there is chipset drivers for it, the only drawback will be the fact that the OS cant use the newer instruction sets.

And that's their sneaky way of forcing everyone to use Win Spy Beta (permanently in beta phase).

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And that's their sneaky way of forcing everyone to use Win Spy Beta (permanently in beta phase).
Well if the new instruction sets so important for someone then yes. If you can live without them then you can use win7 as long as you can find drivers for it(dont quote me on this one but i bet that the drivers made for 8.1 could be used on win7 too).
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Like Internet Explorer 6 was their last Web browser...until it wasn't.

IE6 was a product, not a service.
    
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IE6 was a product, not a service.
Regardless of the semantic term that Microsoft uses to describe Windows now (so they can charge you for it again whenever they feel like it), Windows is still a product. Even they agree:

     
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