Working as Microsoft customer service all i heard was how vista sucks, now I
have it and love it. I think its more the opertors.
"Red nosed reindeer" wrote:
> Microsoft has blundered big time. I think that the company will suffer
> greatly with
> this new product line. Bad concepts and design of these programs will plague
> them for years.
> The ultimate winner: Windows Vista. And you think nothing could be worse
> than windows ME!
> Reason: Every aspect of this OS is horrible. From its looks, to all the
> changes they made,to the things they should have done but didn't, they took
> XP and twisted it into a monstrosity.
> Worse browser: IE7 wins this title hands down. Its non customizable
> interface with
> bad design, its poorly implemented tabs, and the multitude of bugs makes
> this software of beta quality and never should have been released.
> Worse Office suite: Office 2007 because of its huge bloat, and the ribbon
> (the new toolbar), which will go down in history as the stupidest interface
> ever implemented in an office program.
> Worse Media player: WMP11. Because it is damn ugly and failed to add the
> things people really needed.
> Worse email client: Windows live mail desktop, because the design follows
> same concepts of vista, again they took outlook express... and made a
> monster out of it.
> Having said all that, I have to say that there is one stand alone MS product
> that is good,
> IF you tweak it and customize it. Live messenger 8
> The bright side to all this, is that the failures of the above software will
> open up the doors to new
> developers, to make new innovative applications that will provide service
> and joy to humanity in 2007.