"Why I've all but given up on Windows" 

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes, a long-time dedicated Windows user (his Twitter handle is @the_pc_doc), writes about why he’s moved off Windows in favor of Mac, iOS, and Android.

He clearly addresses one of the most common reasons I hear for people getting a Windows computer instead of a Mac:

Going the mac [sic] route might seem like an even more expensive option, but having owned a number of systems, including the MacBook Pro that that become my go-to system, the additional cost of the hardware (plus the additional AppleCare warranty) is offset by the fact that these systems have given me months, and in some cases years, or hassle-free use. I’ve not had to mess around with drivers.

So true, especially for people who aren’t able to mess around with drivers or re-install Windows themselves.

He makes a bunch of other great points as well, with the clout of a Windows power user (and not being an Apple fanboy). From now on, when people ask me what computer to get I’m going to send them this article.

Comments? Please send me a message.

Subscribe via RSS or email.