Monday, August 18, 2014

The Microsoft Windows Store is a Cesspool of Scams — Why Doesn’t Microsoft Care?

Microsoft’s Windows Store is a mess. It’s full of apps that exist only to scam people and take their money. Why doesn’t Microsoft care that their flagship app store is such a cesspool?
It’s now been more than two years since Windows 8 was released, and this has been a problem the entire time, and it is getting worse. If Microsoft was trying to offer a safe app store to Windows users, they’ve failed.

The Store is Full of Scams, And They’re Easy to Find

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1 comment:

Henry said...

It's Microsoft. It's what they do.

A company that consistently puts broken products into the marketplace and then tries to fix them on the hoof via "upgrades" and "service packs" (SP2 for Vista was a real "killing machine") just doesn't give a fuck for it's customers.

Who actually thinks Bill Gates has $50 billion sitting in a bank waiting to be collected?

If tomorrow morning Gates tried to claim his mythical fortune a panic would ensue. By tomorrow evening his billions would be worth millions and soon enough, without some market intervention, slide all the way down to zilch.

80 years ago Frederick Soddy explained to us what a confidence trick western economics is but most people still don't understand or even know what the hell he was talking about.