Windows 8 sells 40 million copies to date, faster adoption than Windows 7
posted by Maxwell R. / Nov 27, 2012, 11:11 PM
For developers the news looked promising as well. Since the launch of the Windows Store, Microsoft reported that several apps have already passed the $25,000 revenue threshold and that the number of apps in the store has doubled. Ms. Reller pointed out that developers keep 80% of the revenue made from their apps for the lifetime of the app. That is sure to pique the interest in would-be developers for the platform.
Microsoft also made it a point to mention that the company was doing as much as it could to entice Windows 7 users to upgrade to Windows 8 by providing an upgrade assistant which verifies if your current hardware is compatible. A pretty pretty attractive price point is offered as well, upgrading to Windows 8 Pro can cost as little as $39.99.
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upgraded my old laptop (originally windows xp pre-installed) from window 7 and I think windows 8 runs better on my old laptop than it ran windows 7.
posted on Nov 27, 2012, 11:40 PM 4
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lol... and i bet the feedbacks are notthat good... been browing win8 with a mouse... its really not good interface!! so buying win8, you should buy a new laptop with touch screen... so anyone what is the best touch screen laptop... im looking at vaio 11 duo and dell xps 12!
posted on Nov 28, 2012, 12:51 AM 0
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hehe for people like U there's something like this: stardock.com' start8 Don't be limited. At some point you'll be accessing a Win8 computer and you'll be frustrated. LEARN how to master win 8 the same you master Win 7 and problems are gone!
posted on Nov 28, 2012, 2:20 PM 0
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Windows 8 is the best windows version so far, many many bugs have been fixed, it is a lot faster than Windows 7. Even windows xp has tons of bugs
posted on Nov 28, 2012, 5:33 AM 2
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Thank God Ms sold 40mil.I was beginning to think the retards complaining about windows 8 was going to slow down sales. Ms did a good job with win8.only very dump retards will complain about it. Its lively,its fast and its clean. It gives you a new way to interact with the desktop OS. I don't know what more you retards want?
posted on Nov 28, 2012, 12:26 PM 0
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