Another week to go and then the big debut …. oh, sorry, I didn’t mean an Apple announcement. This is about Microsoft’s long march to the Oct. 26 official launch of Windows 8.
“[W]hile this might well be the best version of Windows that Microsoft has ever created, it’s also the version that will need the best story ever told for an operating system,” he writes. That’s because the new tile interface (above) is mean for touch devices, not desktop PCs or laptops with keyboards and mouse.
Prediction: Enterprises won’t move fast to upgrade.