Is VISTA AS BAD AS THEY SAY?

Is it as GOOD as they say ? I am contemplating laptop find that I am more-or-less restricted to VISTA if I buy a new one. Isn't this whole business a big fraud ???? It is purposely made complicated to enable the Tech-on-Phone necessary "upgrades" to be necessary---how many products/services have such planned... show more Is it as GOOD as they say ? I am contemplating laptop find that I am more-or-less restricted to VISTA if I buy a new one.

Isn't this whole business a big fraud ???? It is purposely made complicated to enable the Tech-on-Phone necessary "upgrades" to be necessary---how many products/services have such planned obsolessence-involved maintainance attached ? An industrial-grade infrastructure has wormed its way into the consumer marketplace !
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