A lover of lists and deadlines, Anna Attkisson covers apps, social networking, tablets, chromebooks and accessories. She loves each of her devices equally, including the phablet, three tablets, three laptops and desktop. She joined the Laptop Mag staff in 2007, after working at Time Inc. Content Solutions where she created custom publications for companies from American Express to National Parks Foundation.
To be honest, as both an IT guy, and a personal user, I thought Windows 7 narrowly replaced Windows ME as the worst of them all. It discarded everything good from Xp and kept all the bad from Vista. Windows 8 is at least fast and streamline, and a start menu is just a quick google search and 10mb download away.