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post #11 of 27
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How about opening the hardware specs? There are people out there who will not only create better drivers, but also keep them up to date even after vendors stop supporting the hardware. This is called open source.
QFT.
    
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post #12 of 27
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This just means that hardware is going to get more expensive.

Microsoft really needs to stop these practices of theirs, nobody likes them.
Maybe you should stop posting on Overclock.net because you probably one of few who doesnt like Microsoft.

I love Microsoft. I love their OS, their Office Suite, their Live services except the Live Search.

PS: I also love Ubuntu.

Stop spreading the hate. You are not helping anyone.
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post #13 of 27
Good move microsoft. This time we wont have a "Windows 7 ready" sticker fiasco this time around.

Its sad that people still think that Vista doesnt work with half of computers.
    
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post #14 of 27
Excellent move, MS.
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when does it come out
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when does it come out
2009/2010.
post #17 of 27
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Originally Posted by sh1v View Post
Maybe you should stop posting on Overclock.net because you probably one of few who doesnt like Microsoft.

I love Microsoft. I love their OS, their Office Suite, their Live services except the Live Search.

PS: I also love Ubuntu.

Stop spreading the hate. You are not helping anyone.

and maybe you should learn not to shun others for having opinions

I also hate windows with a passion. too bad all the good games are for windows based systems [and support for an OS comes to windows users first] so I'm stuck with it.

personally, what I'd suggest to microsoft is that they design an operating system for gaming and an operating system for everything else rather than having an OS that chews up so many resources just to RUN the damn thing.


but I also dont try to bash MS at every turn. if MS gets into a lawsuit, I'll cheer the person against bill, but other than that I keep to myself.

but thats just my $0.02
post #18 of 27
IMO companies don't want open source drivers because if people mess up their systems with buggy drivers or maybe they installed incorrectly the people would flock to the company for support.
    
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QFT.
excuse my noobishness but what does QFT mean?
   
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I think he meant QFTW = quote for the win.
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