Memo to Microsoft: Windows 10 is broken, and the fixes can't wait :: The Register

by Volker Weber

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Andrew Orlowski for The Register:

Windows isn't working – and Microsoft urgently needs to change how it develops the platform, and jettison three filthy practices it has acquired in recent years.

Terry Myerson, the manager who got us here, has since left the company. The person responsible for fixing Windows is Joe Belfiore. You may know him from being responsible for Windows Phone. And he just delivered the October 2018 update which deleted files from users' home directory.

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Just one more thing... https://www.borncity.com/blog/2018/10/22/windows-10-v1809-schreib-bug-in-zip-funktion

Robert Kurt, 2018-10-24

Ars Technica also has an interesting piece on the matter: https://bit.ly/2PbrofZ

"Microsoft’s problem isn’t how often it updates Windows—it’s how it develops it"

Joachim Bode, 2018-10-25

That‘s a great piece, Joachim, thanks for the link!

Ragnar Schierholz , 2018-10-26

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