New Windows 8 logo

  simonjary 15:51 14 Feb 12

What do you think of the new Windows 8 logo?

We think it looks spookily like the logo for Windows 1.0.

  bremner 16:59 14 Feb 12

Will a bland and simply functional logo lead to a bland and functional O/S?

  simonjary 17:06 14 Feb 12

Let's at least hope it's functional!

  ams4127 17:13 14 Feb 12

I can't see me changing to Win8 anytime soon, so the logo is of no interest to me.

Bring out Win8 and it's kiddie squares for mobiles but leave Win7 alone. It works.

  bremner 17:18 14 Feb 12


ME & Vista on launch??

  Aitchbee 21:04 14 Feb 12

I would have preferred an even simpler logo...

perhaps O O O O O O O O
with the. w. i. n. d. o. w. s. 8 characters inside the 'windows'

Hobbits like round windows, you know!

  WhiteTruckMan 21:29 14 Feb 12

To some people, logo's are a very important part of their world. They have to have trainers with the right logo. Or handbag with the right tag.

I myself am from the other end of the spectrum. What it says on the tin isn't as important to me as what is in the tin.


  lotvic 01:59 15 Feb 12

I don't like it.

  wiz-king 06:27 15 Feb 12

It would look better with one section in stained glass with the 'normal' windows logo. (and perhaps a falling angel for Office) grin

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:26 15 Feb 12

Carrying on from AitchBEE's theme

How about


  lotvic 17:30 15 Feb 12

Fruit Bat /\0/\, I like your suggestion. There are 10 sorts of people who will understand that - those who do and those who don't.

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