Chris Pirillo's Father Tries to Use Windows 8 [Video]

Posted March 14, 2012 at 4:16pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 11148 views

Microsoft is making huge changes in Windows 8 that could make the operating system more confusing for 'real people'.

Check out this video of Chris Pirillo's father trying to use Windows 8 for the first time. You may also be interested in this comparison of Windows 8 and the iPad.

[via DaringFireball]


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Anonymous - March 15, 2012 at 4:31am
Like father like son!
win8noway - March 15, 2012 at 3:23am
HAHAHAHA.. CHRIS IS MEAN :P but he's right.. tiled interface is great and all but they're still missing something there. Mac by the way shows you gesture when you first power up the machine...
Angel - March 14, 2012 at 7:30pm
I fix windows computers since 1999. And I tell you. Windows 8 is good concept. Osx like. But for most of the people. Its going to be confused. I had windows 8 like for a while. And in the beginning. Even watching. A video. Get confused. But. Not for long. I think. Microsoft is in a way to compete with apple. But has to get better.
Neeraj - March 15, 2012 at 12:17am
This is a insider story, Chris father actually developed Bing :-) Chris has gone mad, shame on him , just to get some hits to his video and website, he has brought his father ... lame
nwywg - March 14, 2012 at 5:03pm
this video is stupid to prove a point. is call a learning curve and it will only take 2 min. of reading an illustrated manual. the same will have is the father starts using a mac for the first time prob. worst!
boreddrummer - March 14, 2012 at 4:57pm
i tested this out on my mum who isn't computer literate in the slightest, and the first thing she did was open the tiled interface, so yeh..
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