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Funny when Apple released this everyone laughed and made countless insults.

I am not liking too much the way Windows 8 is headed, looks like I will be sticking with 7 for a long time.
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Originally Posted by OmegaNemesis28 View Post
I know right? MS does it and no one bats an eye.

This is retarded!
There is a reason why I like Windows over OSX, and here MS is trying to be like Apple. I'm like... flabbergasted at this stupid garbage.
So true...
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post #62 of 89
Its not like its forced onto you. Its not also a "closed" platform like Macs are.
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Garbage...garbage...garbage...garbage...ah! Trash!
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Its not like its forced onto you. Its not also a "closed" platform like Macs are.
Hate to burst your bubble, but both Windows and OSX are closed source...
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Hopefully there will be a CLI to back this up
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Originally Posted by OmegaNemesis28 View Post
I know right? MS does it and no one bats an eye.

This is retarded!
There is a reason why I like Windows over OSX, and here MS is trying to be like Apple. I'm like... flabbergasted at this stupid garbage.
Well they do have certain different historys, Apple seems to be headed towards if its not accepted in their app store, then it will be impossible to install onto your mac unless you jailbreak it, and devs will have to pay a fee to get accepted into the store(speculation) $$$

MS is doing it because people are still stupidly getting viruses left right and center

Thats how I see this
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post #67 of 89
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Hopefully there will be a CLI to back this up
Don't hold your breath on that. Windows is trying as hard as it can to get rid of the CLI. I mean, just look at one of the most common complaint of users swapping from windows to Linux: WHY DO I HAVE TO USE THE TERMINAL???
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Don't hold your breath on that. Windows is trying as hard as it can to get rid of the CLI. I mean, just look at one of the most common complaint of users swapping from windows to Linux: WHY DO I HAVE TO USE THE TERMINAL???
Haha true, I can dream though
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Hate to burst your bubble, but both Windows and OSX are closed source...
Yea I know that. I also wasnt talking about open/closed source. I was talking about the.....ecosystem you can say

In Windows, I can customize it in many, many different ways. It also runs on many different machines. Even though your "bound" to Microsoft, you still have leeway to do whatever.

OSX, not so much. Hacks aside, you have to use their machines, their set up, etc etc.
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is it true....cant believe they really do this "copy" work
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