Saturday, March 24, 2012 - 4:00pm
I more than share your wishes on this Paul but this is not going to happen. The Metro/WinRT Start Screen would be there as is because it is essential to Microsoft's commercial goals. It is there...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 7:05pm
Why would I want full-screen phone (or tablet) simplified apps on my 30'' inch display or my 15'' inch display in my laptops is a mystery to me (and many others) but it has not dawned...
Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 10:37pm
Dreadful! Visually unappealing for tablets and useless for the desktop. I hope that there are some improvements before the beta starts shipping otherwise this is going to be a disaster.
Friday, September 16, 2011 - 11:07pm
Here is a comment from another user in another site: Many, many, many years ago, my 1st pc was a Packard Bell (remember those?) Pac Bell put their own UI on, which basically "hid" the...
Friday, September 16, 2011 - 10:43pm
The simple thing is that this "Metro-style" interface degrades the desktop experience. It may be OK for tablets (and who actually needs them?) but it negates virtually all that that...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 11:35pm
Without the capability of dumping the stupid and brain-damanaged "Metro-style" interface in desktops, Windows 8 would be a horrible failure, far worse than Vista. This interface does not...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 11:09pm
My reaction to the new UI and "the immersive experience" is *again* that a key component of our computing environment is dumbed down. There is little doubt that MS (as well as Apple)target...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 5:14pm
I cannot agree with Paul's comment that "touch first" is a good thing. It is not. One would not be touching at all the screen of a typical desktop or of a laptop. Touch is OK with...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 3:01pm
The simplification of UIs in major OSs to optimize them for touch is a totally ridiculous process. I am not going to be touching my 30'' inch screen and I do not need huge buttons on it!!!...
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