quote: But these opinions changed as PC makers see no customer enthusiasm for personal computers running the Windows 8 operating system.
quote: I doubt they have much stake in Windows 8 as they don't sell anything themselves, they just make things for the others to sell. . .
quote: I for one, love the ribbon bar, and I wish every software would use it, so that I can use advance feature in 1-2 mouse clicks and not go menu by menu for 30min trying to find the option, or group of options to click to do things.
quote: So why are you using anything above DOS or Unix Terminal? Interfaces, especially menus, has been criticizes even more than Windows 8 Start Screen, look where we are now, and look at what you are enjoying.
quote: because that's the optimal form
quote: I now offer Jason Mick and others this opportunity to admit they were wrong and that my criticism's of Windows 8, specifically Metro on the desktop PC, were based on more than hate and bias.
quote: they decided to ruin the user experience on their existing desktop business
quote: very big gamble
quote: what was needed was an alternative OS for mobile devices
quote: classic MS error of trying to protect the Windows business