quote: I still haven't had anyone explain to me why it's a "huge negative change".
quote: A list is a more logical display of information than a set of tiles.
quote: It also takes up more space so the information density is lower.
quote: Why not give customers the option to choose classic mode like all previous versions allowed?
quote: It's very likely that we'll have tablet hybrids displacing notebooks/desktops for 90% of the market, with docks and monitors for desktop use, and a few years later I can see PadFone type devices where smartphones become the only computing device. What else are we going to do with ever increasing mobile computing power? All things considered, I think MS has chosen a pretty optimal solution to the disruptive impact of mobile technology.
quote: Significantly more clicks
quote: more mouse travel
quote: unintuitive gestures for mouse
quote: Why one app per screen?
quote: And I don't see huge movement towards touch screens on PCs from manufacturers.
quote: When half of your customers want pickup trucks and half of your customers want motorcycles, you design a pickup truck and a motorcycle. You do not design a giant motorcycle with a bed on the back.
quote: The majority of people do not like like Windows 8. It's not just me, it's many people.