Parallels 11 Brings Windows 10, Cortana Support To Macs

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Parallels is such BS. Every time there is an OS update. The old version is suddenly incompatible and you have to buy a new version. It's reached the point where it is blatantly obvious they design it to be incompatible.

It wouldn't be so bad if Apple didn't make a new version of Mac OS X once a year. I wouldn't be surprised if they released Parallels 12 in one or two months when 10.11 "El Capitan" is released.
 

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Apple's greatest feature is it has programs capable of running Windows. Why even bother with Apple honestly. I'm currently suffering using a macbook air on holidays. It feels like using Windows 3.1 but with less features. Things are unnecessarily difficult and overly complicated. I really wish someone had stolen my wife's mac instead of my cheaper, more powerful, and more intuitive windows laptop. I guess the thief had used a mac before as well.
 

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VirtualBox on OS X has always had the problem (unless they've fixed it recently) that it uses 100% of the Mac's CPU (or at least as many cores as you allocate to the VM) all of the time. I don't know about Parallels, but VMWare Fusion doesn't suffer from this defect. I gave up using VirtualBox on my Mac, and shelled out for Fusion, because I felt it just wan't suitable for the job.
 

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Anyone else appreciate the irony that they want Mac users to pay $80-100/yr to run a piece of software that most PC users are getting for free?
 

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I really wish someone had stolen my wife's mac instead of my cheaper, more powerful, and more intuitive windows laptop. I guess the thief had used a mac before as well.
Hahaha, I don't know if it was a joke or not, but that really made my day.
 
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