, evildictait​or wrote


If everything that someone was "willing to pay $10 for to have bundled in Windows" was in Windows, it would be 150GB installation, slow as a dead parrot and cost $900 per licence, and you'd be complaining that you don't use most of the inbuilt "features".

Context - this kind of application, IM in particular (not interested in Skype for calls right now), which is as necessary as email to many people for work.