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Offline Steve Elliott

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Microsoft taking a leaf out of Apple's Book.
« on: July 04, 2021, 09:32:20 »
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Re: Microsoft taking a leaf out of Apple's Book.
« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2021, 18:08:24 »
Didn't this all turn out to be scaremongering in the end and that MS won't be hard enforcing the TPM 2 requirements?

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Re: Microsoft taking a leaf out of Apple's Book.
« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2021, 20:32:23 »
lol or it could be one of those ploys where companies see how people react (after they scare everybody).  Then the actual situation seems much more palatable when they rein in their stupid decision.
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Re: Microsoft taking a leaf out of Apple's Book.
« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2021, 21:00:23 »
MS wants you to get new systems as there they will make the money with OEM versions of Windows 11.

 

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