Quote: Originally Posted by pbcopter
Windows Developers Preview has a expiration date built-in. It will become unusable after that date.
In theory, yes. In practice no. Some cheap hacker will hack out the mechanism if it hasn't been done already.
Quote: Originally Posted by pparks1
The real "cost" is being forced to use the Metro interface.
No you are not forced
to use it... if you look on eightforums.com, you'll see there are ways of disabling it via registry and/or file edits. Speaking of which... maybe I should I write a quick C++ console app to do that automatically.