Castrated Windows 'N' to hit Shops on 15th June

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Microsoft to Release Windows XP Home Edition N and Windows XP Professional N in Europe
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After a painful castration of the Windows system, robbing it of it's Media Player, the new Windows N will hit the shops on the 15th of this month. I like to have a pop at M$ on a regular basis, but that's the stupidest thing i've ever heard of....


Gotta LOVE the EU

I'm sure this makes perfect sense in the EU - probably privacy issues, or something.

Personally, I *like* media player, and I just turn off the "report to the mothership" options.

It's hard to tell which is the worse "big brother" sometimes M$ or the EU commissionaires.


Damn! Ivana was calling me

Damn! Ivana was calling me when i posted this, on the MS site that image was very, very small, so i just hotlinked it heh....

It looks gloriously stupid though, so i think i'll leave it :)

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