I'm not sure what you mean when you say that you cannot switch to the desktop with win8.x. do you mean the open apps in the desktop or the desktop itself. In Win 8.x with atl+tab you can switch...
I agree. Love the charms. will be sad to see them go.
Sell you Surface on Ebay / Craigs list and get more money for it, like the rest of us will be doing.
It's pricing like this that will dive Linux into the main stream. Way to shoot yourself in the foot MS.
Awesome, Still laughing.