Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday December 06, 2014

Windows 10 No 'Loss Leader' for Microsoft

For all of us who were hoping beyond all hope that Microsoft’s Windows 10 will be free, looks like you can get over that notion. You may actually get the shell for free, but the component parts will surely put the price right back in Microsoft’s ballpark. It’s definitely a Pay me now or Pay me later situation. Microsoft will get their due one way or another.

We’ve got to monetize it differently, he explained. There are services involved. There are additional opportunities for us to bring additional services to the product in a creative way.