Windows 8’s new world without walls awaits all – or will it?

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Alex Zaharov-ReuttWindows 8’s big changes mean that not everyone will want to jump in to the Windows 8 waters, with Microsoft allowing sales of computers pre-loaded with Windows 7 to continue for two years after Windows 8 launches, probably as “downgrade rights”, alongside sales of Win 7 in retail boxes for a year – just as we’ve seen with previous Windows releases. Just because Microsoft is launching a new version of Windows does not mean that everyone is coming to the party, given the radical changes in Windows 8 compared with the current and familiar Windows 7 – or (IT news)