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I recently saw a video clip of Microsoft head Steve Ballmer stating that a principal feature of the new Windows 7 operating system is that it is faster than Windows Vista.

Windows Vista is a horrible resource hog and slows down any computer.

Last year I bought a new laptop with hardware that should have been more than 20 times faster than my old XP machine. But it actually loaded and ran slower because it had Windows Vista, so I returned it.

After Googling Windows 7 speed, I found multiple postings where people had run standardized tests on comparable computers running Windows Vista and this month’s latest build of Windows 7 beta.

Windows 7 actually loaded and ran slower than or equal to Vista.

So Microsoft lied yet again.

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