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Windows 7: Microsoft erects a giant Surface tablet in the center of London

24 Oct 2013   #1
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 
Microsoft erects a giant Surface tablet in the center of London

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Microsoft has a fascination with big screens. The software giant has demonstrated Windows 8 on its 82-inch Perceptive Pixel PC and created giant displays with Kinect built in. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates even uses a giant 80-inch Windows 8 display occasionally. Today, however, Microsoft is going one step further. At one of London’s biggest tourist attractions, Trafalgar Square, the company has created a 383-inch Surface tablet.

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24 Oct 2013   #2
indianacarnie

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Seems like a better use for the time and money would be a little market research.............
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25 Oct 2013   #3
Iforgot

Win7 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by indianacarnie View Post
Seems like a better use for the time and money would be a little market research.............
But isn't that how they got win8 ?
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25 Oct 2013   #4
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Iforgot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by indianacarnie View Post
Seems like a better use for the time and money would be a little market research.............
But isn't that how they got win8 ?
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25 Oct 2013   #5
jimbo45

Linux CENTOS 7 / various Windows OS'es and servers
 
 

Hi there
Since in London the Metro /Subway/Tube never seems to work properly at the weekends I suppose it gives people something to look at instead of trains that don't appear.

(Mind you there are some decent pubs in that area of London - Ms would have spent the money better by having a small commercial in some of these pubs while offering customers free food and drink !!!).

Cheers
jimbo
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25 Oct 2013   #6
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
...(Mind you there are some decent pubs in that area of London - Ms would have spent the money better by having a small commercial in some of these pubs while offering customers free food and drink !!!).

Cheers
jimbo
There is a huge flaw in that plan...it makes sense.
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25 Oct 2013   #7
AddRAM

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

London=Pub=Brian
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25 Oct 2013   #8
Iforgot

Win7 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lady Fitzgerald View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
...(Mind you there are some decent pubs in that area of London - Ms would have spent the money better by having a small commercial in some of these pubs while offering customers free food and drink !!!).

Cheers
jimbo
There is a huge flaw in that plan...it makes sense.
the flaw in that plan is?????

Maybe the their target market are under age to be in a pub?
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25 Oct 2013   #9
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

The flaw was stated in her statement.
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25 Oct 2013   #10
lehnerus2000

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Linux Mint 17.1 MATE (64 bit)
 
 

So the user's fingertip is now about as accurate as a mouse pointer?
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