Microsoft Sells 40 Million Windows 8 Licenses (But to Whom?)

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) has sold 40 million Windows 8 licenses since launching the touch-centric operating system in October 2012, according to Tami Reller, chief marketing and financial officer for Windows. On the one hand that’s an impressive figure. (Any readers out there ever sell 40 million copies of anything?) But on the other hand Microsoft is not describing who purchased all those licenses. And that begs some key questions. Among the logical questions the media should be asking: How many of those licenses were sold to PC and tablet makers? Of those systems, how many have actua (IT news)