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4. Smaller PCs Cause Worry for Industry. Jul 21, 2008, 12:42 LittleMe
 
This is what happens when MS makes an OS like Vista that can not run in a low profile method. It has a big system footprint that is forced on the user, which drives up system costs significantly. Even XP is quite bloated compared to what is possible. The popular Linux distributions follow this trend of code and resource bloat too.

Nice to see the market working to realize that having a low resource intensive OS is of value too.

 
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