Two years ago, I made the jump from macOS to Windows despite being a long-time Apple fan. I'll be honest: it wasn't an easy switch at first, but as time went by it's become clear it was the right choice.

Adidas CW Ride W W W shoes d558fcAdidas CW Ride W W W shoes d558fcAdidas CW Ride W W W shoes d558fcAdidas CW Ride W W W shoes d558fcAdidas CW Ride W W W shoes d558fc

In the two years since my switch, I worked to find the absolute best laptops money could buy, trying to compare anything that might be a great MacBook alternative. Adidas Springblade Nanaya Women's AQ5247 Running Training Red Mint Rare,, but I thought it was time to revisit Windows 10 and the state of things two years in—and whether I plan on sticking around.

ARMANI JEANS DAMEN TURNSCHUHE FREIZEITSCHUHE SNEAKER CASUAL ART. 925000 6A437,

Adidas Men's Cf Racer Tr Fitness shoes Grey (Gricua Ftwbla blue 000) 5.5 UK,.

Aerosoles Women's Map Out Loafer - Choose SZ color,

  • The continued rollout of the beautiful 'Fluent' design system across the platform (albeit slowly)
  • A new system-wide 'light' theme for the first time
  • A seamlessly synchronized cloud clipboard, between mobile and desktop
  • Deep mobile integration with Android via 'Your Phone' to instantly grab images and reply to SMS 
  • OS-wide dark mode, including Windows Explorer, and beyond
  • Snip and sketch tools that natively enable quick screenshots + annotation with digital ink (Windows Key + S)
  • Synchronized timeline between computers and phones for seamless handoff + historic tasks
  • Picture-in-picture across the OS for browsers
  • Native Yubikey support at the OS-level, integrated with web browsers like Chrome
  • A native emoji keyboard, with Kaomoji and other symbols, available in any text field
  • Massive improvements to WSL/Bash on Windows that have transformed it into a first-class Unix alternative 

This is just the big stuff, with much more being tweaked and improved on what feels like a daily basis. American Rag Frauen Varya Geschlossener Zeh Fashion Stiefel,

  • Ara Women's Willa 35633 White Calf Comfort shoes,
  • Control Panel is finally almost entirely unified within the 'modern' experience
  • Antelope 337 Leather Bootie, 36, Red,
  • The ability to browse the Linux file system natively, via Explorer, without hacking around it
  • Improved high-DPI mode for 4K+ screens
  • Gaming-specific features for better performance, recording videos and even streaming to Twitch
  • Lots more, but you get the idea! 

Adidas Nmd _R1 Womens Allenatore in Esecuzione shoes Numeri 4.5 7 7.5 Nuovo,

Adidas Outdoor BB1960 Womens Terrex Agravic Speed Trail Running, 

I'm still really satisfied with the WSL/Bash setup, which has really come into its own.Adidas Falcon Light Granite Core Black Pink bluee BB9173 Women's SZ 9 NEW,.

Adidas Ultraboost X Parley Running raw Grey Carbon bluee Spirit Womens 7.5 DB0641,. A few tools might be a bit broken, or unsupported, such as things like Grunt's watchers.

Ash Footwear Nicky Silver Leather Trainers Red Star UK 4 New In Box,.Aldo Brown Leather Harness Zipper Knee High Boots Size 40 US 9 No Box,.

One of the most powerful shifts has been that WSL environments are now fully disposable, and can even live alongside multiple Linux distributions, all living together in a happy family. Broke your bash setup? Just duplicate it, then spin up a fresh copy to mess around with, rather than needing to blow away your whole machine.

Adidas shoes Baskets pour women Loisir de Sport Retro Cuir Textile,Adidas PureMotion Ladies Trainers UK 7 US 8.5 EUR 40.2 3 REF 3988,Adidas originals Nmd R2 W Uk Size 5.5 Trainers Cream Peach Trainers, AH870 CULT shoes fuchsia suede studs women sneakers EU 36,EU 38,EU 39,EU 40, Adidas Women's Tubular Shadow Originals Running shoes,Altra Footwear Women's Torin Knit 3.5 Running shoes,ADIDAS Haven W by9574 pink shoes baskets women,.

Adidas Eqt Racing Adv W Womens CP9678 GRETWO,GRETWO,CBLACK Womens Size 6,.

Apex Women's X826 Lenex Walker,.Altra Lone Peak 4 Low Sneaker - Women's Size 9, Grey Purple,.

WSL is genuinely exciting, and continues to be a reason to jump across, if you're a developer.Adidas Originals Prophere Khaki Copper Casual Athletic shoes US Women’s Size 6,.

Adidas Originals Superstar Foundation White Pink B23644 Women's Sneakers shoes,ADIDAS aSMC BARRICADE 2015 TENNIS SNEAKER STELLA MCCARTNEY yellow Gr. 44,

Adidas Pro Model Zero 0 W Women Basketball shoes G21012 RED WHITE BLACK 8.5,

ADIDAS WOMENS SOLAR BOOST BC0674 BLACK GREY WHITE,.

ASH DAMEN TURNSCHUHE FREIZEITSCHUHE SNEAKER CASUAL ART. SHAKE TER 100894,.

Ash Lifting Taupe Womens Casual Slip-on Low-tops Sneakers Trainers,

ADIDAS SCARPA ULTIMAFUSION - BLKWHT - 6 (4059809213063),.

Adidas Women's Torsion Response Lite Originals Pink Grey M25309 NIB,.Adidas Originals N-5923 Core Black Gum 70s-style Women Running shoes B37168,.

Adidas Superstar 80s ( CG7085 ),

Adidas Womens Terrex Swift R2 GORE-TEX Walking shoes bluee Grey Sports Running,.

ADIDAS ULTRA BOOST W WHITE CLEAR GREY 9US knit AF5142 uncaged ltd,Adidas Lite Racer Reborn shoes Women's,, Adidas Women's Super Nova Running shoes (CG4041) Training Sneakers Trainers,Adidas shoes Women Sneakers White 97947 BDT ORIGINAL,Adidas Ultraboost X White Pearl US 9.5 EUR 41 running shoes,.

No more waiting around for "just a few more minutes" for...an hour... while the machine updates.

Adidas Stan Smith Woman white Icemint Leder Gr. 36,37,38,39,40,41,42 NEU & OVP,

Adidas Gazelle Womens CQ0879 Grey White gold Suede Athletic shoes Wmns Size 9,.

Ana Lublin CHRISTIN Black Ankle boots,Adidas Eqt Support Ultra Pk 244, third-party keyboard layout that essentially delivers the Mac character set on Windows, making my life a whole lot easier.

Altraofficina P18us shoes woman sneakers with platform Q1800X SILVER,

One of the best things about switching has just been the sheer options when it comes to hardware.Adidas Superstar Bold W, shoes of Fitness Woman,.

Adidas outdoor Women's Kanadia 8.1 W Trail Running shoes,.

Looking into 2019, I'm excited that the Surface Book 3 might arrive, and about newer technology Adidas Energy Boost 2 Women's US 8.5 Vivid Berry Pearl Metallic Glow Running A5,

AJ461 KTL by CORAF shoes black suede women ankle boots EU 36,EU 37,EU 38,EU 39,, 

Adidas Originals - CF HOOPS MID WINTER W - SCARPA CASUAL - art. BC0117,.

Adidas BA7770 Womens Stan Smith Bold Originals Casual shoes 7.5,.Adidas ORIGINALES N-5923 D96696 black mod. D96696,.

ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY WOMEN'S SHOES TRAINERS SNEAKERS NEW ULTRABOOST 496,.

Adidas Supernova Glide Boost 6 Women‘s Running shoes Size 7 EXCELLENT CONDITION,

Adidas Eqt Support Rf women Black White shoes da Ginnastica - 4 UK,

Adidas NMD R2 PK Womens Size 10.5 Primeknit White Grey Black Pink shoes BY9520,.Alfani Carrie Over the Knee Boot Black New without Box,.

Netflix on the plane without a separate iPad just for that? Yup, you can even sync stuff offline.ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY WOMEN'S SHOES TRAINERS SNEAKERS NEW ULTRABOOST 6E7,.

There still remains a dearth of inspiring apps like you might see on the other side, but it's been Adidas Originals Stan Smith Clean Lea Calcetín Zapatillas Deportivas de women, since something genuinely new arrived on macOS as well. I'd argue most of the 'great' Mac apps have either stagnated, or just disappeared entirely, and the gap is not as bad as you’d think.

What Antarctica shoes Women Boots Brown 94969 BDT SALE, feel like a missed opportunity is Microsoft pulling some of the flagship iPad-first apps onto Windows. Apps like ANDRE Bottes Cuir black Doublées Cuir T 37 TBE, Adidas CM7753 Womens Adizero Ubersonic 3 w Clay Tennis shoes- Choose SZ color.,Adidas Originals Women's CourtVantage Mid shoes Size 5 .5 us S78851,, and I’m sad that they don’t seem to be actively targeting those popular apps.

Adidas Women's Duramo 8 Running shoes BB4666 Marathon Training Black Trainers,.Adidas Originals Women's I-5923 Running shoes, Grey Chalk Pink Black, 6.5 US,.

Aldo Womens Black Leather Heeled High Top Zip Lace Up Sneakers Size 8.5M,.Alberto Fermani Triumvirate Moto Boot Black Size 37 US Cushioned Belted,Adidas Lite Pacer 3 Women's Ladies Running shoes Fitness Gym Workout Trainers Bl,.

Adidas JS Instinct Hi Leopard Sneaker Jeremy Scott Unisex UK 8, EUR 42,

Bash on Windows is generally great, but a performance issue emerged at some point that causes slowdowns on common tasks like Adidas Pure Boost X TR Trainer 2 Running shoes White-Black BB3285 Women's Sz 7.5, or large commits. It’s related to Windows Defender, Adidas Fabela Rise shoes Women's,Adidas EQT Support ADV Running Casual shoes Lyfestyle Sneakers Black-Pink BY9112,.

This has been a known issue for months, with Adidas ZX FLUX Running shoes- 7.5  Womens,ADIDAS Superstar Pro Model High Top White Leather Shell Toe Women's Size 6 MINT,... and frustratingly, Microsoft has largely ignored it—only providing excuses for the problem and promising to look into it at some point in the future. Adidas Originals Womens ZX Flux All-Star Peach AQ8230 8-10.5,Adidas Response 3 Womens Athletic shoes- Choose SZ color.,, Adidas Ultra Boost X Mid Women's Size 6 Stella McCartney New primeknit Running,Ahnu Women’s Northridge Insulated Waterproof Winter Boots Dark Grey Size 6.5,, 19H1.

Adidas Womens UltraBOOST X Navy Knit Running shoes 8.5 Medium (B,M) BHFO 3376,.

Adidas Superstar BY9176 black halfshoes,

Adidas Women's Supernova Glide 9 Running shoes,

Adidas Women's Superstar Originals Cloud White Soft Vision Core Black Casual,.Adidas Crazy Power Trainer Dark bluee Womens Gym Training trainers size uk 7,.

Ariat® Roper Women's Western Cowboy Leather Boots Sz 7.5 B,. 

Microsoft's "modern" design language against it's older one
ADIDAS LADIES UK 8 EU 42 SUPERSTAR CORAL PINK KNIT SLIP ON TRAINER,

Adidas stan smith con tessuto batman numero 44,.Adidas EVERYN W women Sneakers Baskets Trainers Tennis white Stan Smith CQ2004,.

Alviero Martini 1a Classe Junior 0287 0030 Platino Sneakers shoes women Bambini,. 

Adidas Dragon shoes For Women - bluee Pink - Size 8.5,ADIDAS TERREX SWIFT R MID GTX WOMEN'S AQ1860 HIKING SHOE NEW IN BOX AUTHENTIC,Adidas Women's Ultimamotion Running shoes, Carbon Carbon Black, Size 8.0,ADIDAS SUPERSTAR 80S CORK LOW SNEAKERS WOMEN SHOES WHITE BY8708 SIZE 7.5 NEW,AQUATALIA Lala Over The Knee BOOTS Ladies 9 M Suede Flat shoes ,ADIDAS SCARPA QUESTAR BYD - WHT - 3 1 2 (4059323065797),Adidas Performance pureboost x-W Womens Pure Boost X Running shoes,Ahnu Womens Fashion Sneaker Size 9,American Club bluee Women's American Trappers,.

The new version of the right-click menu in Windows compared to the old version

Adidas Originals LA OG Trainers Size UK 5 Brand New With Box EU 38 Navy Silver,.Altra Women's Provioness Ankle-High Running shoes,.

Microsoft needs to lead, not just play it safe.

Adidas Women's Terrex Voyager CW CP Athletic Sneaker Size 9, 

One area that seems to be ignored entirely is the taskbar.AIR JORDAN 1 Court Lux Aleali Maya Sz.8.5 W,.

The tray is a mess

Adidas Originals NMD_R2 PK W Wonder Pink Black Prime Knit Women's Runner BY9521,.

For search in the forthcoming 19H1 update, the same could be said. Microsoft separated it from the Cortana assistant functionality—a wise move—but left it orphaned, floating, and just Adidas Originals Crazy 8 ADV Black Basketball shoes CQ2842 Womens Size 7, in general. Why can't this search bar be thought of in an entirely new way?

Adidas Originals Women's Superstar Glossy Toe Leather Trainers - 6 UK,... at least make it feel consistent?

Armani Black Suede Ankle Boots Size UK 5,

Like all things in technology, there's good and bad to your choices of software.Adidas Originals x Rita Ora Honey 2.0 Sz 8.5 Women's M19069 Silver Black Rare,.

ADIDAS CHAUSSURE SUPER STAR SLIP-ON - white - 6 (4059323299000),.

Adidas Women BW0324 Alpha Bounce Running shoes bluee grey white,.Adidas Ultra Boost Womens shoes 8.5 Chalk Pearl New In Box bb6496,.

If you're considering making the jump but aren't sure yet, ask away in the comments. I'm happy to share, very transparently, what types of problems you might run into when you switch, or if you'll love it as much as I do. To see what hardware is worth buying, check out my 2019 laptop guide here.