1 minute ago, dahat wrote
So where is Microsoft's assurance for shipping a calculator in Windows?! There is NONE. If Microsoft is so serious about it, maybe they should show it.
Apples and oranges much? How much investment is tied to calc.exe? Yes, if they are serious about the desktop, they should frigging show it!
Would it kill Ballmer if Microsoft would offer a definitive statement that the billions of dollars investment into desktop software and infrastructure around the world is not for nil? That would surely be a change amidst all the "legacy desktop" talk.