I had to do a double take when I heard about Microsoft 10. I saw it  on my Facebook feed with no context surrounding it. So naturally, I binged it. Just kidding, I googled it. And I found this article about how they skipped 9 because 8 was nearly flawless and 9 was even better. So much better that they couldn’t release it, and went on to 10 instead. Once I finished that article, it said it was an April Fool’s joke from earlier this year.

Then I read the real reasoning. And besides all the satire lathered on, that article was damn near right…