Originally Posted by Peoples-Agent
Someone made a good point recently that with software demands not advancing as fast as they once were, there's reluctance to push boundaries like they use to.
The fact that Windows 8 will run on a machine spec'd for "old" Vista pretty much sums it up. Two OS' back on the same hardware, quite strange.
Each version of a new OS should run 'better' than the previous version, and not being a resource hog like we have seen in the past.