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Windows 8 Direct Computing Experience

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    Belgium & Hungary
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    Windows 7 x64 Ultimate (En)

    Windows 8 Direct Computing Experience

    Next generation Windows computers may deliver a direct computing experience , which means that the machines could also function as what might be the equivalent of special purpose devices, while also being fully-fledged PCs.

    A Microsoft patent describes the “Direct Computing Experience” in the company’s vision, noting that a Windows platform could be tailored to run in specific modes, different from the general purpose operating mode. (via BeingManan)

    This will require nothing more than a special actuation mechanism coupled to the computing device, in concert with the necessary detection sensors.
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    England, Northamptonshire
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    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard

    Problem with that is if you have a Laptop then it isn't really Portable as Most devices are and especially if you have a PC
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    Windows 8.1 Pro x64/ Windows 7 Ult x64

    You could have a docking system that could sync and share resources, adding CPU, RAM, other peripherals.
    Print from your phone or refrigerator.
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