How do we love thee, XP? Let us count the ways

Kathleen Atkins

When Lounge member bhdavis brought performance data from his XP desktop and Win8 laptop to the Lounge, he asked for opinions about the usefulness of additional memory for his Windows XP Home machine. Should he buy more?

He sparked a lively — but friendly — debate, wherein the long-of-tooth XP system was defended as the prehistoric shark, saber-toothed tiger, or T. rex of operating systems. You can follow the route to bhdavis’s decision in the Hardware forum.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.