Is Windows 8’s Lack of Windows a Mistake?

Posted by bob on Dec 12, 2012 3:15 PM EDT
IEEE Spectrum; By Steven Cherry
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Recently, software guru Jakob Nielsen gave Windows 8 a thorough vetting, with usability testing on both desktops and tablets. His verdict? Journalist Preston Gralla of Computerworld summed it up this way: “Windows 8 is bad on tablets and even worse on PCs. [Nielsen] blames dueling interfaces, reduced ‘discoverability,’ ‘low information density,’ and more.”

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I'd like to see what he says about some big Linux distros BernardSwiss 6 945 Dec 18, 2012 5:47 PM
yes jsusanka 1 748 Dec 12, 2012 7:45 PM

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