Originally posted on VentureBeat:
Based on my tests, not very well. In fact, if you’re still using a desktop PC, you’re probably going to dislike Windows 8.
Microsoft has designed Windows 8 to work across almost all devices, with the exception of smartphones, a nearly one-size-fits-all approach to the operating system. That’s a marked contrast to Apple’s decision to use iOS for tablets and phones, and OS X on desktops.
On top of this, Windows 8 will share a kernel with Windows Phone 8 to make it easier for developers to create apps and games that work for both.
Unfortunately, Windows 8 doesn’t work equally well for all devices. How I work on a desktop is going to be different from how…
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