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Windows 10: NYC Debut, Hands-On Demo

InformationWeek marked the July 29 Windows 10 launch with a visit to New York City's Microsoft specialty store. Here, we take you through our firsthand experiences with Windows 10.
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batye
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8/3/2015 | 12:54:40 PM
Re: It is going to take a lot to make me upgrade to Windows 10
@progman2000 some of pc's still running windows XP and 98SE - dual boot... but for rest of my pc I will keep them with Win 7 OS....
batye
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8/3/2015 | 12:48:57 PM
Re: Surprise Element
@tzubair, I put on one of my pc Win 10... after few days for me it just glossy case for the same old OS how I see it... with added Start button...
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7/30/2015 | 8:03:46 PM
It is going to take a lot to make me upgrade to Windows 10
Not an early adopter, especially when it comes to Windows operating systems. Can't see myself upgrading to this for at least a couple of years (just recently made the leap from Xp to Win7 on my laptop LOL).
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7/30/2015 | 2:26:39 PM
Cortana
How many of you tried using Cortana on Windows 10 mobile devices or the desktop version? I did try it and it seemed as good as Siri, if not more useful. However, the fact that this app alone can prove to be a game changer and come across as a major feature in the OS release, that remains a big question mark.
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7/30/2015 | 2:23:38 PM
Surprise Element
"Even though we knew what was coming, it's exciting to finally see Windows 10 released in full, and we're eager to hear what you think about it."

I am actually surprised that there was no surprise element added to Windows 10. That actually would have made a lot of buzz in the circles and made the launch much more talked about. With the standard and expected features, it is a standard and expected launch - nothing too fancy. 
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