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post #41 of 47 (permalink) Old November 3rd, 2012, 23:34
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Regarding performance, yes Win8 is faster than win 7 and smoother. Also, parental control has improved. Overall, I am not downgrading back to Win7
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post #42 of 47 (permalink) Old November 4th, 2012, 00:19
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The juice are ****ing soulless people and the clueless think the soul was sold

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My quad core Android 4.1 device is sitting in a truck due to delivered to my house today. I might have to leave work early so I can get my hands on my new toy

Arfy - really depends what you want/need. Obviously portability is your main concern, but what sort of work are you doing and what sort of applications do you require?

Windows Tablets are still quite young, and an iPad can probably do most of what you need from it.

You other option is to look into the ultrabook market, which will give you the flexibility (application wise) of a regular laptop but with more portability. I think they're largely redundant now, in the same way tablets have made netbooks almost redundant, but ultrabooks are getting a lot cheaper these days so still an option to consider.
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Another reason why removing the start menu is ridiculous - the change in Vista and 7 to have it display recent documents/files categorised by your most used applications was great. For example, like this screenshot I randomly found on Google, which shows the recent websites the user has browsed with Internet Explorer.

That functionality is very, very useful, so to remove it (by removing the start menu) and not come up with an alternate way to use it was a bad move.

I shouldn't need to pin Excel, Word, NotePad and every other application I want to see recently used files for to my taskbar.
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YBC stop spamming across the forum with irrelevant posts or I'll set your post count to 0.
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Sorry Zico, I'll stop. I was in a somewhat uplifted mood before you came and left leg cemetaried the ride.
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Windows 8, Microsoft's TURD of the Decade, just like VISTA was a Decade ago.

I bought and Asus 11.6 Lappytop with touch screen and ALL I did was create another open box for BestBuy..Had it a few days, million bugs..Went to the Retailer Monday and they had NO geek on the floor, therefore I opted for my mullah back.

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