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Unread 30 Jun 2013, 01:12 PM
yon Beast yon Beast is offline
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The Associated Press Posted: Jun 26, 2013

a couple of excerpts I'm concerned about...
Microsoft has released an update to Windows 8, aiming to address some of the gripes people have with the latest version of the company's flagship operating system.
Windows 8 was also supposed to make Microsoft more competitive in the growing market for tablet computers. But Windows tablets had less than a 4 percent market share in the first quarter, compared with 57 percent for Android and 40 percent for Apple's iPad.
Microsoft is addressing that shift by banking its future on touch controls.
keyboard and mouse now on endangered list

this is the start(?) to how I get a computer like Tony Stark's!??
Of course, MOST of the hardware I have for computing is not compatible with touch, gesture and verbal commands.

Flashes of LP's ,reel to reel, 8-tracks and cassettes...

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Unread 30 Jun 2013, 01:58 PM
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Flashes of LP's ,reel to reel, 8-tracks and cassettes...
had/have them all......loved them all........

when we were young we couldn't wait for the next technology.....now it's just annoying as hell

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Unread 01 Jul 2013, 10:11 AM
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With Google and their "foresight" pushing the direction of many of the newer technologies, I can only see Microsoft continuing to lag behind and playing "catch up".

If Google Glass can live up to it's hype...keyboard, mouse and monitor/tablet could all be obsolete soon...
Unread 29 Jul 2013, 05:27 PM
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Originally Posted by da Beast View Post
Flashes of LP's ,reel to reel, 8-tracks and cassettes...

Just got rid of my under dash 8-track player when cleaning out my storage unit this week.

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