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Glen T

join:2003-11-03
BC
reply to MSeng

Re: [WIN8] Windows 8 --- What benifits over W7-64?

How long was Vista delayed? What was the list of features that was dropped from Vista? Wasn't this the only MS project that Bill personally oversaw, since he wrote BASIC?

Yeah, I know, he retired with full honors to oversee his foundation.

Maybe I overstated. After Vista flopped, Bill put himself out to pasture.


JohnInSJ
Premium
join:2003-09-22
Aptos, CA
said by Glen T:

How long was Vista delayed? What was the list of features that was dropped from Vista? Wasn't this the only MS project that Bill personally oversaw, since he wrote BASIC?

Yeah, I know, he retired with full honors to oversee his foundation.

Maybe I overstated. After Vista flopped, Bill put himself out to pasture.

Try again. Maybe use google. Or bing.
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Glen T

join:2003-11-03
BC
I've got a million of them. Like MS ripping off IBM when they were supposed to be working on OS/2 by using the same team to develop NT.

Really, MS has not had an original idea since BASIC.


JohnInSJ
Premium
join:2003-09-22
Aptos, CA
Ok, good talk.

dave
Premium,MVM
join:2000-05-04
not in ohio
kudos:8
reply to Glen T
Could be the first time anyone's ever expressed sympathy for poor ickle IBM.

Glen T

join:2003-11-03
BC
said by dave:

Could be the first time anyone's ever expressed sympathy for poor ickle IBM.

Yeah, as an ISV, we went straight from DOS to OS/2. I've still got an "Official OS/2 Ambassador 1992" medal sitting on my desk. We bet on the wrong horse, but OS/2 was a superior OS that died an untimely death.