Last night at CES, Ballmer and friends presented some announcements for Microsoft in the upcoming year.
Instead of focusing their session on gadgets (such as the much discussed/rumored Zune Mobile device), they focused on their next big operating system which aims to fix all of Vista’s ailments. They also announced several other partnerships and plans for 2009. More on Microsoft’s CES summaries here, here, and here.
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Initial reports are very good, I’m anxious to hear your Windows 7 stories.