Just read that announcement again. Look closely. See? This is the very
first official Longh ... sorry, "Vista" news that didn't include another
six-month delay or the cutting of another previously announced feature.
Later he writes:
That made me laugh. I'm a huge proponent of RSS but I agree with the author's notion that perhaps it isn't a panacea.
...while system-wide integrated RSS support might be one of those transformative infrastructures that helps to change how we define an operating system, it could easily become just another way to put a weather icon on your desktop.
They say the Space Shuttle, already freshly grounded even while it's still in space, is the most complicated machine ever built, with a million components. I bet Windows is now at the same level of complexity.
See Microsoft stops backpedaling about Vista release