Source: Crave Media
quote: Removing an application and having it re-appear after an OS reinstall is different than just hiding it.
quote: It is like if you remove MSN Messenger from Windows XP, it really is gone, but if you reinstall the OS, it will come back until you uninstall it again.
quote: Applications removed from a Windows Phone are truly removed with no questions asked and with total ease.
quote: Also, (positively) manufacturers cannot load interfaces that slow down the system or customize it in a way that make updates difficult