Think Windows7 just came out & too young?  Welcome to the brave future: 

1) Windows 8 To Contain New Anti-Hacking Software.
Our group is on a mission to build a rich, powerful platform to help protect 
Microsoft products against piracy. Here is your chance to join a team of 
exceptional developers as we build an extensible cross-company platform to 
support this vision. This is a fast-paced group that rewards smart and 
motivated individuals.
Some may consider anti-piracy measures similar to whistling in the wind, but 
that's certainly not the case. George has posts in Windows7News.com, and 
ConnectedInternet showing how in many cases Microsoft has foiled anti-piracy 
efforts. Many believe that piracy is relegated to just illegal copying or 
theft. But that is not the case. Virus distribution and embedded malware, 
and privacy intrusion are typical features that result from piracy efforts.

2) Will Windows 8 Be Faster and Smaller Than Windows 7?
IMHO, the issue is usually caused by software maker expecting majority of 
its customers to be equipped w/better hardware & better software management 
skills than reality.
Vista expected too much, and it was also apopleptically overloaded with 
various balloons, naggings, "features", etc.

As of Windows8 I simply don't know, except one thing - Microsoft might be 
expecting you to be running a quad-core i7 +1GB nVidia + DisplayPort 
(successor to obsolete DVI/HDMI) & stuff like that by the time Windows8 is 
in stores.

One thing is certain:
The new law requires you to wear a helmet while browsing Web at highspeeds 
(fiberoptics-to-the-home, 50Mbps)

JULY 2011 is expected.

5/11/2010 8:07:47 PM
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