Microsoft are making a move that has been requested since the first beta of Windows 8 ever came out.
They are finally moving the power/sleep/shutdown button to the Start Screen. As those of you who are using Windows 8 know, this functionality was tucked away for some reason in previous versions of Windows 8/8.1.
You had to click on the avatar in the top right to get power down up options or go through the charms bar.
The theme of the changes that is starting to emerge is one of unwinding. They are starting to deconstruct this cluster%F^% of an OS through a series of updates and patches.
It’s actually pretty amazing to watch and is a rare case of a MAJOR software company being responsive to the gripes of consumers at this level of detail. It is quite frankly the end of Steven Sinofsky’s vision for this OS.
The marketplace has spoken. This will be progress.