Few days ago I got an email from my friend Yair, with the following picture:
I have to admit, that as a Metro fan, it was kind of interesting although I do not agree with the statement in the bottom: the world is full of people who can perfectly analyze the history and know exactly why everything happened the way it did, and yet they could never predict anything that has to do with the future because all they know is to look at the past instead of thinking ahead. The use of Metro in Microsoft’s new product doesn’t prove to bring a lot of popularity (at least not to the Windows Phone products) – but it’s definitely a bold move – nothing like anything Microsoft did in the past. I’m not sure it will be a successful move, but I admire Microsoft for taking it.
And speaking of Metro User Interface, it always takes me back to all those places where I keep seeing signs and images that reminds me of it: