Many folks are starting to complain about Windows 7's interface oddities. For example, it turns out that Windows 7 has a bunch of "hidden" interface features that are only now coming to light. InformationWeek's David Methvin reports on the OS's new interface for controlling sound, for example, saying that while it's much more attractive than earlier versions of Windows, it's not easy to discover key functionality -- like the Mute button -- unless you actually hover the mouse over the volume control. Similarly, how would you know that clicking a device picture actually takes you to the device properties? It turns out there may be more to Windows 7 than meets the eye -- and that's not necessarily a good thing.
Meanwhile, over at ChannelWeb, Samara Lynn points out 7 Ways To Maximize The Power Of Windows 7. Here's the list, briefly (check out the original for the full scoop):
1. Upgrade From Vista SP1