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  1.    05 Nov 2015 #1
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    Poole Dorset UK
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    Google Vice President of Design: Windows 10 Is XP with Flat Skin


    Google exec comments on how Windows 10 looks and works

    Microsoft claims that Windows 10 has the best of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 regarding features and looks, but as far as Google’s Vice President of Design, Matias Duarte, is concerned, not much has changed with this new OS version.

    Duarte, who is the one who brought the Material Design to life, published a few remarks about Windows 10 on Twitter as he tried to set up his Surface Pro 4.

    First and foremost, he claims Windows 10 is nothing more than a Windows XP version with flat design, adding that “Windows 10? More like Windows 10 years ago.”

    We’re pretty sure that many Windows XP users would be more than happy to get a new version of their favorite operating system, but that’s not entirely accurate, as Windows 10 actually comes with tons of improvements, not only regarding features and security but also design and under-the-hood technologies.
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    Google Vice President of Design: Windows 10 Is Windows XP with a Flat Skin - Softpedia

    My opinion he is talking a load of bull
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  2.    05 Nov 2015 #2
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    Oak Ridge TN, USA
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    Never mind.. everyone is allowed to have their own opinion. Including the guy from Google.
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  3.    05 Nov 2015 #3
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    I agree if we all had the same opinion we would have nothing to chat about on here
    I love this forum love your posts as well
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  4.    05 Nov 2015 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by hTconeM9user View Post
    I agree if we all had the same opinion we would have nothing to chat about on here
    I love this forum love your posts as well
    Thanks.. and I agree, we need good clean discussions here.. but heck. Stuff like that means nothing to me.
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  5.    05 Nov 2015 #5
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    Pot calling kettle black, I think:
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  6.    05 Nov 2015 #6
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    Yes he needs to look at their own stuff first before he says things about windows after all how many years have they been going with google and chrome compared to windows 10
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  7.    05 Nov 2015 #7
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    Well, the essentials ARE much the same. It is a flatter look. Nobody can argue that the start menu/screen hasn't undergone substantial change.
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  8.    05 Nov 2015 #8
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    Well he has a point in the design. However Windows 10 is much more than Windows XP and mostly not in a good way.
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  9.    05 Nov 2015 #9
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    It is important not to confuse the operating system with the user interface. It happens all the time. To many people the user interface IS the operating system. But in actual fact the user interface differences are really quite superficial. The real differences between operating systems are internal and not visible.
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  10.    05 Nov 2015 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fafhrd View Post
    Pot calling kettle black, I think:
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    I agree 100%!
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