China Bans Windows 8 on Government PCs


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China Bans Windows 8 on Government PCs

By Onuora Amobi for Windows9update.com

It was coming, it was coming.

Now, where have I read the words ban and China in one sentence before?

The government in the country has banned the usage of Windows 8 on government computers, in a move that might have a lot of say in Microsoft’s efforts to boost sales of its products (hardware and software) in China.

And although the Central Government Procurement Center has not actually provided an official reason for this decision, but it mentions that the ban is part of its efforts to conserve energy.

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2 thoughts on “China Bans Windows 8 on Government PCs

  1. For once, China is at the forefront of common sense and decency. Windows 8 should be banned everywhere.

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