I'm pissed off at these jerks who keep knocking microsoft just because they wouldn't let them play with their software. Apple wouldn't exist you idiots if it wasn't for Bill Gates. Grow up. - David Ashton - now the story headline is about : Once again, sensationalist clickbait is claiming Microsoft will soon require a subscription fee to “rent” your Windows operating system. This just isn’t true. Microsoft’s “desktop as a service” plan is only for businesses, and it also includes hardware—not just software.