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Imagine a ChromeOS-style Windows 10 ... oh wait, there it is and it's called Windows Cloud

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But then if they give the OS away for free (they did it with 10).

1. They would sell the hardware

2. You would HAVE to use 365 as your office suite (so year on year money)

3. Cortana and search would be tied to Bing

4. Ad supported or paid for versions of many of your programes

CapEx is old school. OpEx keeps the money rolling in year on year.

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