Windows Vista Review

After reading about Windows Vista for the last two years, I finally decided to check it out in the latest beta release. After a 3.2 GB download (luckily I have 3MB DSL), I burned it to dvd and fired up one of my test boxes. At first blush, I was impressed with the installer as it only immediately asked me for the activation key and how I would like to format my drive. The installer looks much cleaner than those of past M$ OS’s however, the GUI reminded me of any number of Linux distro’s. [Read more…]