.NET Framework: Cut
Integrated Search: Cut
Avalon: Who knows?
Indigo: Who knows?
IE7: You can repaint a Kia, lower it down, put rims on it and think you are cool, but at the end of the day it is still a Kia.”
Microsoft has axed pretty much every feature in Longhorn, now known as Vista, that was going to make it worth upgrading, as James R. Stoup points out in his article, Microsoft may soon be loosing major chunks of market share in the operating system business.