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Upgrade from Windows 8

by Zak Rogoff Contributions Published on Oct 25, 2012 11:08 AM

Catch up with the latest in our Upgrade from Windows campaign here.

Microsoft has shelled out a mind-boggling estimated $1.8* billion to convince the public that it needs Windows 8. Why the record-breaking marketing deluge? Because a slick ad campaign is Microsoft's best shot at hiding what Windows 8 really is; a faulty product that restricts your freedom, invades your privacy, and controls your data.

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Here's some of the Windows 8 "features" Microsoft won't tell you about:

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Microsoft wants to keep you locked in to Windows so that it can take your money, your personal data, and your user freedom. They don't want you to know that you have a choice of better operating systems; operating systems that respect your freedom. There are tons of free "as in freedom" software operating systems that you can download and install at no cost. And when they're improved, you can choose whether or not you want to upgrade, without a corporation breathing down your neck.

It is time to upgrade your computer, but not to Windows 8. Pledge to free your computer today!

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