quote: Coming up with a number in the face of Microsoft's refusal to divulge activation data risks wild inaccuracies.
quote: the firm massages its raw data
quote: The issue was how many samples do you need to quantify the confidence factor. The above holds true for even the most biased sample.
quote: Biased sampling makes that calculated confidence interval completely meaningless.
quote: What's your frame of reference?
quote: You know the activated number for Win7 and Vista?
quote: Steam has Win8 at 12% now, and there's no sign of it slowing down.
quote: Come on man, Steam is for gamer. We are taking about the general population here.
quote: Nov. 2012 to April 2013.
quote: MS made W7 & W8 where they had to re-new their licenses every 90 days.