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Technocrati
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1/29/2015 | 2:05:54 PM
Re: Microsoft's shifting priorties

@Charlie     This probably explains why they are willing to make such drastic changes to what many considered an acceptable platform - Windows 7.

 

Windows 7 stood in the way of the vision in the end.

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1/29/2015 | 2:03:20 PM
Re: Microsoft's shifting priorties

@Charlie    It certainly is and has been. .  MS appears bored with the constant revenue cash cow called their server division.   As you know, they have been moving for years in an effort to try to "capture the imagination" on the desktop side.   Redesigned the OS and forcing millions to take it or leave it (as usual).   

Sure we can switch to the familiar but how could MS mss so badly ?   Do they not conduct market research ?    So now we have the box-like Windows 8 and Windows 10 which I assume is just another supped up version of 8.

I know they have this "vision" of  incorporation across all devices and into the Cloud but I think they might be trying to juggle too many "semi-deflated balls" at once.

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1/29/2015 | 1:53:30 PM
Word Meet Android

This is an interesting development for Android tablets, not sure how many could take advantage of this offering, but I supposed there are some industries that could use Office inside their tablets.

 

I don't think I would use if for personal use since I am sure it is going to cost something.

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1/29/2015 | 12:53:58 PM
Microsoft's shifting priorties
Microsoft's bread and butter is in Windows Server and its applications, not Windows Desktop.


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