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  1.    19 Sep 2014 #1
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    5 more killer features Windows 9 should steal from Linux


    If the latest Windows 9 leaks are any indication, some of the operating system's coolest new features will look a lot like what Linux users already enjoy: Like the virtual desktops Linux users have had since the 90’s, and a centralized notification center like the one available in GNOME Shell.

    Windows 9 also looks like it'll co-opt Ubuntu’s vision of a single operating system interface that can run on all form factors, complete with apps that run in windowed mode when it makes more sense to do so. Who would have imagined? Windowed applications are a big new feature in Windows.
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  2.    19 Sep 2014 #2
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    Thanks John a good read. Reminded me that M$ is slower than molasses to update its OS with new ways of doing things like virtual desktops (been around since W95).
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  3.    21 Sep 2014 #3
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    Linux still the best os and Windows will never reach it
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  4.    21 Sep 2014 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by elhassan View Post
    Linux still the best os and Windows will never reach it
    Hmm.. Then why are you using Windows??
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  5.    21 Sep 2014 #5
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    Excellent....its sounds like a nicely modified Windows 8. Looking forward to it
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  6.    21 Sep 2014 #6
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    Nice haircut Colin

    A Guy
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  7.    21 Sep 2014 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    Hmm.. Then why are you using Windows??
    In a nutshell OEM's do not have good if any at alll HW drivers for linux.
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  8.    21 Sep 2014 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
    Nice haircut Colin

    A Guy
    Whatda mean....thats my real photo
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  9.    21 Sep 2014 #9
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    Hmm.. Then why are you using Windows??
    I think i didn't said i am using only windows ???

    As an IT person i love to test different OS's so i have windows 8.1 already installed in mone of my desktops and i will move to windows technical preview when it will leak.

    but linux is totally better and i am using in in my laptop.
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  10.    21 Sep 2014 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by elhassan View Post
    I think i didn't said i am using only windows ???

    As an IT person i love to test different OS's so i have windows 8.1 already installed in mone of my desktops and i will move to windows technical preview when it will leak.

    but linux is totally better and i am using in in my laptop.
    Thanks for the clarification.
    I've tried Linux several times but I just go back to some version of Windows all of the time.

    Jeff
    PS, Welcome to the forum.
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