Warum Longhorn jetzt Windows Vista heißt

“Windows XP Service Pack 8 – Enhanced Media Edition 2006” hätte doch ein bisschen umständlich geklungen, nicht wahr? 

According to Merriam-Webster, “vista” is “a distant view through or along an avenue or opening.” Given the history, that makes it an excellent official name for the next major release of Windows, nee Longhorn, which has been in distant view…

[Good Morning Silicon Valley]


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