Sign of trouble for Windows® 8 tablet?
At the keynote where the demo of a Windows 8 tablet was happening, history repeated itself. Well, not exactly, but the tablet which was being shown, stood frozen. Kirill Tatarinov was giving a demo of Windows 8 tablet at the Convergence 2012. Anyone remember the blue screen of death incident at a demo of Windows 98? Here, watch it and refresh your memory.
Tablet froze when Kirill was making some changes to the operating system. No amount of troubleshooting could bring back the tablet from the deep sleep. Luckily for Microsoft, they had another tablet ready and up to continue the demo. But doesn’t it feel like Microsoft is banking a lot on these tablets and the operating system?
Microsoft is treating it as the operating system for the future, which has the ability to run across multiple kinds of devices. There are a lot of unanswered questions about these tablets and the new interface that Microsoft is fiercely marketing. To know more about this, read the complete story here.
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