• Do we really want (or need) Windows 12?

    PATCH WATCH

    Susan Bradley

    By Susan Bradley

    The famous old idiom “moving the deckchairs around on the Titanic” is sometimes applied to technology.

    Even though the saying usually implies the futility of a particular action, it often conjures up to me a technology company doing something — anything — to encourage us to purchase more of their product — or at least the latest, so-called greatest version. In my experience, it’s not what we really want but what the vendor thinks we need.

    Case in point? Rumors are flying that Windows 12 is just around the corner.

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (19.30.0, 2022-07-25).