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Will Win8 introduce a new copy&paste function?

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    Will Win8 introduce a new copy&paste function?


    Hello guys,

    somebody told me about a new copy&paste-feature in win8. This feature should be very similar to to way, click.to (clicktoapp.com) is working.
    This means, that a small satellite bar occurs after performing a copy-command on a text / picture / file...from where you can choose the destination of the copied element.

    Example: Picture on HDD, copy the picture by "right-clicking ->copy", satelite bar occurs near the mouse pointer, choose facebook...plop...picture is on your facebook-profile...
    or: highlight the term you want to google, copy by strg+c, satelite bar occurs near the mouse pointer, choose google...plop...google.com opens with the finished googled term...

    Does anybody knows more about that? Will this feature be implemented in Win8?

    I posted this in win8forums.com before, but they didn't know anything about this...
    Greetz

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    Windows 8 Developer 32 bit


    The only people who know aren't talking....will have to wait for the beta
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Will Win8 introduce a new copy&paste function?
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