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The Real Reason That Microsoft Skipped Windows 9


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#1 Rocky Bennett

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Posted 07 May 2015 - 10:39 AM

There has been a lot of speculation and discussion about why Microsoft skipped over Windows 9 and went straight to Windows 10. At the recent Build Conference, Joe Belfiore let it slip why Microsoft really skipped over Windows 9;

 

Because Windows 7 8 9.


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Posted 07 May 2015 - 11:22 AM

Took me awhile but good.



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Posted 07 May 2015 - 12:00 PM

To tell you the truth, when I first read somewhere it took me a minute to get it.


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Posted 07 May 2015 - 12:32 PM

Old joke, in a new format. That 7 8 9 joke has been around longer than anyone alive today (I expect), but it works well here. Nicely done.

Edited by rp88, 07 May 2015 - 12:34 PM.

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Posted 08 May 2015 - 08:16 AM

I was expecting a good tinfoil-hat conspiracy theory based on the title.  You dashed those hopes expertly!  Bravo   :clapping:






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