Social Experiment

Derek Broughton news at
Sat Sep 15 17:35:57 UTC 2007

NoOp wrote:

> On 09/15/2007 09:10 AM, Alex Janssen wrote:
>> The sales person using this new desktop commented that as long as her
>> apps ran, she did not care what OS was used.  She did ask what happened
>> to the green start button in the lower left corner of the screen.  I
>> told her we got rid of the stupid thing and made a better menu system in
>> the top left.  She was Ok with that.  I also informed her that she now
>> has the coolest screensavers in the office.  She liked leaving them as
>> random rather than choosing one.
> You can fix that. All you need to do is ...

I rather got the feeling that Alex is treating this as a feature, not a
bug. :-)  Why make it look just like Windows - you have to make them feel
it's _better_ than Windows.

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