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"Windows 7 is a significant and evolutionary advancement of the client operating system. It is in every way a major effort in design, engineering and innovation".
I bet they said that about ME too.
It's pretty silly. Windows 7 is to Vista what XP was to 2000 so far as anyone who's used it can see. Even the version number implies as much.
MORE COAL MAN, MORE COAL!
"Right you are, madam. More dogs!"
than an internet blog about a computer operating system
i already said it
but unsurprising given the way people generally version their software.
Q. "Why 7?"
A. Because just as in film and video game sequels, while the 3-4 mark is right about where the temptation comes in to switch from numbers to kooky/grandiloquent sobriquets - it doesn't take many of these to prompt the audience into wondering exactly which incarnation of your film/game/software they're actually consuming (see Star Trek/Street Fighter/Police Academy).