Windows 8 shocker

Started May 7, 2013 | Discussions thread
nekrosoft13
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Re: Windows 8 shocker
In reply to malch, May 15, 2013

malch wrote:

"Microsoft is preparing to reverse course over key elements of its Windows 8 operating system, marking one of the most prominent admissions of failure for a new mass-market consumer product since Coca-Cola’s New Coke fiasco nearly 30 years ago."

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/330c8b8e-b66b-11e2-93ba-00144feabdc0.html

rumor is that start button and boot to desktop is coming back that is great but....

biggest problem with windows 8 is metro and start screen, they really should bring back the start menu and let the user choose if they want to use the new giant unoptimized, user un-friendly metro interface or the old proven fast, responsible minimalistic start menu.

I have windows 8 on one PC and I still haven't found a useful metro app, its sad that third party companies are fixing OS and MS can't.

Startdock managed to run metro apps in window, again something that MS should do, there is no reason why a simple app that has almost no options require to take up entire screen on 22-24- or even 27 inch screen. On tablet it makes sence, but not on PC.

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