This week on What The Tech: Andrew Zarian and Paul Thurrott discuss Microsoft officially unveiling the Windows 8 product line. Did Microsoft go overboard with the different versions again? Also how will there be a custom version for enterprise? Andrew and Paul debate whether or not Windows 8 will top Apple’s iPad. Andrew brings up criticism of Nokia Lumia 900. Is the criticism fair? Ikea announces they will begin selling TVs. Does this make any sense for them? Paul weighs in. Also, Andrew and Paul discuss live sports TV.
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