This week on What The Tech: Andrew Zarian and Paul Thurrott discuss Nokia’s newest Windows Phone 8 devices, the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. Andrew and Paul look ahead to the Apple event. Paul gives us his thoughts on the new Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. Paul also brings up Windows RT. Andrew rants about journalist commenting on technology when they have no clue what they are talking about. And what if Microsoft moves to a yearly release cycle of Windows?
It's been a while since the last What I Use, but there haven't been many major changes since late last year: Surface Pro 3 has become my go-to travel companion, I've added a third cellphone line for testing Windows Phone, Android and iPhone side-by-side, and have rotated through some new tablets and other devices. We've also switched from FIOS to Comcast and added to our set-top box collection....More
This has been a great year for Windows Phone users in so many ways. Not only did we just get a major, major OS update in Windows Phone 8.1, but Microsoft and a variety of third parties have been busy launching an unprecedented number of new and improved apps on the platform as well. With all that in mind—and with the understanding that this is just a slice in time—here's a peek at what I'm using on my own Windows Phone handset....More