As the Washington Post’s Rob Pegoraro writes, “Windows 7 arrives; Windows Vista leaves”:
The waiting is over, and the upgrading can begin. Today, Microsoft’s new Windows 7 operating system arrives in stores and on new computers. Microsoft is celebrating the occasion with characteristic hype, staging a gala event in New York to unveil the software.
I will likely start switching over at some point, if only to access the extra RAM that the 64-bit system allows, unlike the 32-bit version of XP Pro.
I’ll eschew the launch party though. Unless it’s this kind of launch party: