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One folder apps: a win for Windows

In the fight to battle malware and piracy, we – the end users – get overlooked.

This is most notable in the way that Windows apps are become so horrendously spread out. C:\Program Data\, C:\Users\Public, C:\Users\myname\Documents, C:\Users\myname\Application Data, C:\Program Data\, C:\Users\Program Files (x86), C:\Users\Program Files\, and then … the registry.

Applications should be Plug and Play – like hardware. The reason they aren’t? Piracy. But there’s a solution for that…