Looking Back on My Original “Slippery Slope” Article (Premium)


I’ve been pushing back against Microsoft’s escalation of advertising in Windows since the beginning. Here’s my original “Slippery Slope” article about ads in Windows 8 from late 2012, with a bit of additional commentary.

The original article---which is surprisingly short and to the point---nicely stands the test of time, in my opinion. Who knows? Maybe the brevity helps.

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