Windows 8 - thoughts

Posted by: Sahil Malik - blah.winsmarts.com, on 15 Sep 2011 | View original | Bookmarked: 0 time(s)

SharePoint 2010 Training: more information With Microsoft having unveiled Windows 8 finally, and reality setting in, I wanted to share my first impressions about Windows 8 and the general direction of Microsoft and technology in general. Back in 2006 at the AjaxWorld 2006 conference, I was on a panel where I had predicted what Microsoft just did. Quoting my exact words, I anticipate Microsoft making more objects than just AJAX available for consumption in a secure way through a JavaScript based API. Also, I had argued that the desktop is not irrelevant. I recognized the resurgence of powerful browser applications, but...

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