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Windows 8 (otherwise known as windows hate)

Microsoft have allowed a feature in widows 8 that allows the software to be installed and run from external storage devices such as flash drives or external hard drives.

usb bootable windows 8 operating system

It’s unclear at this stage whether or not this feature will be available to all users or just for enterprise, there is also a small cost attached.. reportedly $50 per seat.

A safety measure built in to ensure no data loss, freezes the computer if the USB drive is removed; then allowing the user to continue after a period of 60 seconds.