Sources: Microsoft, AllThingsD
quote: We were somewhere around Ballmer on the edge of the desert when the drugs began to take hold. I remember saying something like "I feel a bit lightheaded; maybe you should tweet…" And suddenly there was a terrible roar all around us and the sky was full of what looked like huge phablets, all swooping and screeching and diving around the keynote, which was going about a hundred miles an hour with the top down to dark end of CES. And a voice was screaming: "Holy Jesus! What are these goddamn devices?"
quote: But metro is not about me. Vast majority of people who think win 8 UI is horrific are all power user or heavy user like you and I. I hate win 8 ui when i have a lot of stuff to do.
quote: upgrades and licenses sold to OEMs
quote: but apps downloads is going to be a fair indicator to the actual devices in use