It’s easy to forget that Microsoft’s last big attempt to win over OSusers came not long after the unprecedented terrorist attack on theUnited States of Sept. 11, 2001.At the time, it felt like the stakes for Microsoft were really high,and that it desparately needed XP to succeed. Maybe, based on thepressure to hold onto it now, you might say that Microsoft succeeded abit too well.

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