Geek Fact for January 30th

In 2007, Microsoft released Windows Vista.

For the most part, early Vista reviews were mostly favorable. However, consumers were slow to adopt Windows Vista due to some heavy-duty hardware requirements and effort involved in upgrading from XP to Windows. The corporate world did not rush to adopt the operating system either.

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