With Windows 7, Microsoft may lift one of the biggest limitations of its Starter edition--the restriction that the operating system run no more than three applications at a time.
Blogger Paul Thurrott said in a posting Friday that Microsoft plans to remove the restriction, without elaborating.
Microsoft neither confirmed nor denied whether such a move will take place.
"We continue to work on developing Windows 7 and have nothing new to share at this time," a Microsoft representative said on Friday.
With Windows XP and Windows Vista, the Starter edition was sold only for use on new PCs … Read more