Some time ago I fell off of the Microsoft bandwagon, and I seldom look back. I do, however, need to keep my skills sharp and am occasionally required to do something Windows-ish, so I keep a running Windows VM on my desktops so I can "pop in" and do…
While I'm here, let me give some first impressions from my first long-time exposure to the new Microsoft Windows version "Vista."
It sure is pretty.
Yesterday I registered for and downloaded Windows Vista Beta 2.
I don't mean to sound like your typical Windows basher, but I find it curious that the environments in which I work are so split between UNIX (and the like) on the server and Windows on the desktop.