Windows Server is even more telling. Windows Server is not a consumer operating system and yet your choice is the Modern UI, a telling name to occasionally replace Metro with, or Powershell. Visual Studio Express was WinRT-or-bust until developer outcry made Microsoft sweat. Just this week Bill Gates discussed how Windows 8 and Windows Phone platforms are evolving literally into be(ing) a single platform. Compare Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8: Windows RT is the middle ground. Do not be surprised if Microsoft intends to remove the cancer."
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