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October 24, 2012

How is Windows 8 Going to Do? Microsoft Doesn’t Want To Talk About It

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by MARK HACHMAN, ReadWriteWeb

How well does Microsoft expect Windows 8 to do? Oddly enough, the company doesn’t want to talk about it. And while maybe the company just being careful, this is not an encouraging sign. On a conference call Thursday afternoon, Wall Street analysts pressed Microsoft executives for specifics about expectations for the forthcoming version of Windows. But Microsoft refused to make any predictions. Analysts have reason to be concerned. Windows 8 represents a radical overhaul of the company’s flagship operating system, one that that some fear may be so radical that it will turn customers off. “We’ll see how it goes,” Microsoft CFO Peter Klein said when pushed for specifics on how the company expects Windows 8, Windows RT or its Surface tablet to sell.

http://www.readwriteweb.com/enterprise/2012/10/how-is-windows-8-going-to-do-microsoft-doesnt-want-to-talk-about-it.php

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