I have people in Real life say well "Switch to MAC" well I have an issue with the whole "Steve Jobs" cult thing going on if I join the "I" world, all would be kumbaya and the world would be a better place. Yes I know that there are fewer security glitches with apple than with Microsoft, I have no argument with that. but to be a lemming and follow the crowd I have issues with. I may have to learn Linux or something along that line so I can keep running my Firefox and other programs that I use. I don't want to use any Google based operating system, especially with all the data mining associated with them from both the NSA and companies wanting to know where I surf to customize ads for my interest.(Jeez how many ammo, automotive or aviation ads can they hit me with). I will continue to run XP as long as I can. I remembered I waited for a while before I got XP because I was using Windows 98 2nd edition and it worked well so I didn't change so I missed the Windows ME, CE and another turd that Microsoft pushed out there before XP arrived.
I have pulled the following information from PC Pitstop, they have talked much about the demise of Windows XP and the push to 8.1
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