This brand would bring together the emotional connection from many existing and loyal users of Windows for Workgroups, Windows 95 with Microsoft Internet Explorer, Windows 95 PLUS!, Windows 98, Windows 98 PLUS!, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows NT Workstation, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows SP2 with Advanced Security. Our goal is to make sure people feel comfortable knowing some part of their legacy operating system still exists within Windows
Vista (as above).
This will be a great way to tackle OS X, which has had the same uncommunicative name in the last 4 major releases. It just baffles me how people know what OS X 10.4 contains. Shouldn’t it be OS X SP4 64-bit edition with Spotlight & iChat AV & Dashboard and Quicktime 7 technologies?
Update: Using highly sophisticated nuclear physics, Stefan Ventura has calculated by 2018, the Microsoft email service will have 59 letters in its name. Now there’s a unique brand we can all identify with.