Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows http://winsupersite.com/rss.xml en Microsoft Ships New Outlook for Mac, New Office Coming in Late 2015 http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-ships-new-outlook-mac-new-office-coming-late-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Breaking the silence </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mac users have been begging for news about the next version of Office for their favorite computing platform. And this week Microsoft delivered, and then some. It revealed that the next Mac Office will ship in late 2015 after an early 2015 preview. And it also released a brand-new version of Outlook for Mac. The catch? You need to be an Office 365 subscriber.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-ships-new-outlook-mac-new-office-coming-late-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-ships-new-outlook-mac-new-office-coming-late-2015#comments Mac Mobile Office Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:29:00 +0000 45751 at http://winsupersite.com A Quick Guide to Microsoft's Health Offerings http://winsupersite.com/cloud/quick-guide-microsofts-health-offerings <div class="field-deck"> Separate for good reasons </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the new Microsoft Band has triggered more excitement than I had expected, that excitement has also served to deemphasize the real news, which is Microsoft Health. This new health service sits alongside and is complementary to Microsoft's other health and fitness services. And these offerings are, collectively, among Microsoft's most misunderstood. Here's a quick guide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/cloud/quick-guide-microsofts-health-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/cloud/quick-guide-microsofts-health-offerings#comments Cloud Mobile Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:01:00 +0000 45741 at http://winsupersite.com HP Stream 11 First Impressions http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-11-first-impressions <div class="field-deck"> Oh my </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The HP Stream 11 is clearly both inexpensive and a great value. At just $200, it's cheap, of course. But it also features a solid-feeling construction, a bright and fun form factor, a surprisingly high-quality typing experience and a wonderful screen. This isn't a bargain bin throwaway. The Stream 11 is something special.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-11-first-impressions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-11-first-impressions#comments Windows 8 Hardware Mobile Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:28:00 +0000 45731 at http://winsupersite.com So What's It Like Pushing All Your Data Into OneDrive? http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/so-whats-it-pushing-all-your-data-onedrive <div class="field-deck"> It slow. That's what it's like </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With Microsoft offering unlimited OneDrive cloud storage to Office 365 subscribers, the tantalizing possibility of having a single place for all your data emerges. To test whether reality lives up to that theory, I've begun uploading some of my data to OneDrive, and I've started with some large videos that I know will push the limits of what's possible. So what's possible?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/so-whats-it-pushing-all-your-data-onedrive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/so-whats-it-pushing-all-your-data-onedrive#comments OneDrive Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:24:00 +0000 45711 at http://winsupersite.com Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro First Impressions http://winsupersite.com/mobile/lenovo-yoga-3-pro-first-impressions <div class="field-deck"> Interesting but controversial </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When I reviewed the stylish and innovative Yoga 2 Pro in the spring, I described it as the best transforming PC available, and a versatile companion for those on the go. And now its successor, the Yoga 3 Pro is available, offering a fanless and silent Ultrabook experience with some interesting if controversial styling touches.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/lenovo-yoga-3-pro-first-impressions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/lenovo-yoga-3-pro-first-impressions#comments Lenovo Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Yoga Hardware Mobile Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:52:00 +0000 45701 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Band Preview http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-band-preview <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft takes on the world </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft finally announced its fitness and activity band, the Microsoft Band, on Wednesday night. The announcement caught pretty much everyone by surprise, though of course I had previously and exclusively revealed that it would launch in October, so the firm just squeaked in under their own deadline. Here's a quick overview of what to expect from this interesting device.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-band-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-band-preview#comments Wearables Mobile Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:45:00 +0000 45691 at http://winsupersite.com What the Tech 233: One Big Unlimited Drive http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-233-one-big-unlimited-drive <div class="field-deck"> The one where unlimited really is unlimited </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest episode of What the Tech, Andrew Zarian and I talk about car technology and how far behind it is, unlimited storage on OneDrive for Office365 subscribers, the new HP Stream laptop, why the Kindle Fire Stick appears to be a great deal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-233-one-big-unlimited-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-233-one-big-unlimited-drive#comments Podcasts Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:59:00 +0000 45661 at http://winsupersite.com Hands-On with the Xbox One Controller + Cable for Windows http://winsupersite.com/games/hands-xbox-one-controller-cable-windows <div class="field-deck"> Works great, just be clear what you're getting here </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Back in June, Microsoft announced that it would bring its stellar Xbox One wireless controller to Windows, just as it did previously with the Xbox 360 controller. Good news, game fans: That controller is now available, and I spent some time playing PC games last night to see how well it works. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/games/hands-xbox-one-controller-cable-windows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/games/hands-xbox-one-controller-cable-windows#comments Windows 8 Xbox One Windows 7 Games Hardware Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:46:00 +0000 45651 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Releases Surface Pro 3 Firmware Updates for October http://winsupersite.com/surface/microsoft-releases-surface-pro-3-firmware-updates-october <div class="field-deck"> What's two weeks between friends? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Following through on its early October promise to deliver another Wi-Fi fix for Surface Pro 3 "in the coming weeks," Microsoft today delivered a sweeping set of firmware updates that does include Wi-Fi fixes as well as several other updates. Surface Pro 3 firmware updates generally ship on Patch Tuesday, but this one is arriving two weeks later than usual.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/surface/microsoft-releases-surface-pro-3-firmware-updates-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/surface/microsoft-releases-surface-pro-3-firmware-updates-october#comments Surface Surface Pro 3 Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:51:00 +0000 45631 at http://winsupersite.com OneDrive for Android is Updated Too http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-updated-too <div class="field-deck"> It's not just Windows Phone today </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In addition to the OneDrive for Windows Phone update I noted earlier, Microsoft has also update its OneDrive app for Android. The new version supports widgets, so you can customize your home screen, and lets you access the OneDrive Recycle Bin.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-updated-too" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/onedrive-android-updated-too#comments Android OneDrive Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:06:00 +0000 45621 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Improves OneNote on iOS, Mac http://winsupersite.com/office/microsoft-improves-onenote-ios-mac <div class="field-deck"> Some nice improvements here </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft today launched updates to its OneNote app for iPhone, iPad and Mac, adding support for iOS 8 file and print-out insertion, section password management, page arrangement, and SharePoint Server integration. The features that are now available on each vary a bit by platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office/microsoft-improves-onenote-ios-mac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office/microsoft-improves-onenote-ios-mac#comments iOS OneNote Mobile Office Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:23:00 +0000 45611 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft: Office 16 Coming in Late 2015 http://winsupersite.com/office/microsoft-office-16-coming-late-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Most likely well after Office Touch for Windows </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's already two years since Microsoft signed off on the current version of Office, which was developed under the codename Office 15. But its successor won't arrive until late 2015, Microsoft says, sparking questions about whether related Mac and Office Touch versions of the suite will now hit first.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/office/microsoft-office-16-coming-late-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/office/microsoft-office-16-coming-late-2015#comments Office Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:55:00 +0000 45601 at http://winsupersite.com OneDrive for Windows Phone Gets Major Update http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/onedrive-windows-phone-gets-major-update <div class="field-deck"> Looks like Google's material design to me </div> <div class="node-body article-body">OneDrive for Windows Phone picks up a major update this week with a flat new user experience that I assume we're going to start seeing across Microsoft's other mobile apps and platforms. As important, it now supports both OneDrive (consumer) and OneDrive for Business accounts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/onedrive-windows-phone-gets-major-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/onedrive-windows-phone-gets-major-update#comments Windows Phone OneDrive Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:05:00 +0000 45591 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Details Windows 10 TrackPad Gestures http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-details-windows-10-trackpad-gestures <div class="field-deck"> Copying? Not exactly </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're familiar with Windows 8, you may know that Microsoft added trackpad gestures in that release and that, on most portable PCs, the experience is more accidental and annoying than it is useful. So they're going to fix that in Windows 10, as is the case with so much else that went wrong in Windows 8. But contrary to what I've read elsewhere, Microsoft isn't copying Mac OS X trackpad gestures at all.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-details-windows-10-trackpad-gestures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-details-windows-10-trackpad-gestures#comments Windows 10 Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:00 +0000 45581 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Phone Stats: October 2014 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-stats-october-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Windows Phone 8.1 surpasses Windows Phone 8 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Every month, I highlight AdDuplex's Windows Phone usage statistics, and this month we see an interesting and long-awaited milestone: Usage of Windows Phone 8.1 has surpassed that of Windows Phone 8. And, also expected, the desirable and inexpensive Lumia 63x handsets are racing up the charts around the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-stats-october-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/windows-phone-stats-october-2014#comments Windows Phone Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:14:00 +0000 45571 at http://winsupersite.com HP Stream 11 is Now Available for $200 http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-11-now-available-200 <div class="field-deck"> It's real. And it's here now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HP's much-lauded $200 laptop is now available for purchase: The HP Stream 11 is a colorful, small laptop with an 11-inch screen and a free year of Office 365 Personal that provides over 8 hours of battery. And it presents a sharp contrast to the big and bulky $200 Acer laptop I recently purchased.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-11-now-available-200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/hp-stream-11-now-available-200#comments Windows 8 Windows 8.1 with Bing Hardware Mobile Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:50:00 +0000 45561 at http://winsupersite.com Amazon Announces Fire TV Stick to Compete with Chromecast http://winsupersite.com/music-videos/amazon-announces-fire-tv-stick-compete-chromecast <div class="field-deck"> It's also the cheapest Miracast solution you can find </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Following in the footsteps of Google Chromecast and the Roku Streaming Stick, Amazon today announced its latest entry in the living room digital media sweepstakes, the Fire TV Stick. Essentially a less expensive version of the Amazon Fire TV, the Fire TV Stick also provides a much smaller form factor. And unlike Chromecast, it comes with a dedicated remote control.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/music-videos/amazon-announces-fire-tv-stick-compete-chromecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/music-videos/amazon-announces-fire-tv-stick-compete-chromecast#comments amazon Chromecast Fire OS Roku Music & Videos Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:24:00 +0000 45531 at http://winsupersite.com An Offer You Can't Refuse? All Office 365 Subscribers Will Get Unlimited OneDrive Storage http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/offer-you-cant-refuse-all-office-365-subscribers-will-get-unlimited-onedrive-storage <div class="field-deck"> It's Game Over for Dropbox and the storage pretenders </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Well, this much is clear: Microsoft can't possibly escalate its cloud offerings any higher than this. On Monday, the firm announced that all Office 365 subscribers—consumers, businesses, whatever—will now get unlimited OneDrive (or, for business users OneDrive for Business) storage. Not 25 GB. Not 1 TB. Unlimited.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/offer-you-cant-refuse-all-office-365-subscribers-will-get-unlimited-onedrive-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/onedrive/offer-you-cant-refuse-all-office-365-subscribers-will-get-unlimited-onedrive-storage#comments Office 365 OneDrive Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:14:00 +0000 45521 at http://winsupersite.com Fitbit for Windows Phone 8.1 Adds Background Sync, Cortana Integration http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/fitbit-windows-phone-81-adds-background-sync-cortana-integration <div class="field-deck"> A much needed, and much appreciated, update </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the past few weeks I've been using a beta version of the Fitbit app for Windows Phone 8.1 which significantly improves the experience of using a Fitbit fitness band with your favorite smart phone platform. The new version of the app, which is now available, adds Cortana integration and, more important, background sync so you don't need to manually sync the band data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/fitbit-windows-phone-81-adds-background-sync-cortana-integration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/fitbit-windows-phone-81-adds-background-sync-cortana-integration#comments Windows Phone Lumia Nokia Wearables Mobile Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:40:00 +0000 45511 at http://winsupersite.com All Xbox One Models See $50 Price Drop for the Holidays http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/all-xbox-one-models-see-50-price-drop-holidays <div class="field-deck"> Tough s#$t, early adopters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is going "Crazy Eddie" to entice consumers to snap up its Xbox One video game consoles this holiday season: The software giant is temporarily reducing the price of all Xbox One models, including special edition bundles, by $50 from November 2, 2014 through January 3, 2015. So the deals start this Sunday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/all-xbox-one-models-see-50-price-drop-holidays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/all-xbox-one-models-see-50-price-drop-holidays#comments Xbox One Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:21:00 +0000 45501 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Arc Touch Bluetooth Mouse Review http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-arc-touch-bluetooth-mouse-review <div class="field-deck"> A suitable companion for Surface Pro 3 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's new Arc Touch Bluetooth Mouse is a travel-friendly pointer and a great companion for any Windows tablet, 2-in-1 or Ultrabook. Styled to look right at home next to your Surface Pro 3, the Arc Touch Bluetooth mouse doesn't require a dongle, won't take up space or add bulk to your bag, and provides a more precise pointing experience than the touchpad that ships with your device.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-arc-touch-bluetooth-mouse-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-arc-touch-bluetooth-mouse-review#comments Surface Surface Pro 3 Hardware Mobile Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:08:00 +0000 45481 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 10 is the Most Audacious Release in the History of the Platform http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-most-audacious-release-history-platform <div class="field-deck"> Through evolution, Microsoft sparks a revolution </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To date, most of the conversation around Windows 10 has focused on surface-level niceties like the new Start menu and the ability to run Universal mobile apps on the desktop side-by-side with other applications. These are important changes, to be sure. But other advances in Windows 10 rival and even surpass anything that Microsoft has ever attempted in the past. And with this in mind, it is very clear that Windows 10 isn't just another major new Windows release. It is inarguably the most audacious release in the history of the platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-most-audacious-release-history-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-most-audacious-release-history-platform#comments Windows 10 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:53:00 +0000 45471 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Preps Partners for Windows 10 http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-preps-partners-windows-10 <div class="field-deck"> Communication is the key to understanding </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's no surprise that Windows 10 is coming, and that with this important release we're seeing a bit more convergence between PCs, tablets, phones, video game consoles and other devices. But for Microsoft's partners, Windows 10 is as much an about-face as Windows 10 is for Microsoft. So the firm has provided a set of resources for its U.S. partners that I think many others would be interested in as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-preps-partners-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-preps-partners-windows-10#comments Windows 10 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:58:00 +0000 45461 at http://winsupersite.com Here Comes the First Microsoft Lumia Handset http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/here-comes-first-microsoft-lumia-handset <div class="field-deck"> But no juicy details, sorry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We already got confirmation that Microsoft will continue using the Lumia branding on its first-party smart phones, but would drop the Nokia name. But now the firm is providing more information about this transition, and teasing its first Microsoft Lumia-branded smart phone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/here-comes-first-microsoft-lumia-handset" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/here-comes-first-microsoft-lumia-handset#comments Windows Phone Lumia Nokia Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:26:00 +0000 45451 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Weekly 385: President Spacey http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-385-president-spacey <div class="field-deck"> The one where Mary Jo is away </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest episode of Windows Weekly, Mary Jo Foley is away so Leo Laporte and I discuss the first update for the Windows 10 Technical Preview, Satya Nadella's incredible pay package, how Office goes cross-platform, Microsoft will continue using Lumia brand, the Surface Pro 2 finally bows out, and some Xbox One digital preorders to keep the holidays happy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-385-president-spacey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/windows-weekly-385-president-spacey#comments Podcasts Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:40:00 +0000 45421 at http://winsupersite.com Charles Petzold is Taking on Cross-Platform Mobile Development with Xamarin http://winsupersite.com/software-development/charles-petzold-taking-cross-platform-mobile-development-xamarin <div class="field-deck"> Maybe it's time to look into Xamarin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The other day, I ambled over to Charles Petzold's web site to see what he was up to, and was surprised to discover that he's signed on with Xamarin and is writing a book about cross-platform mobile software development using that company's toolset. Coincidentally, I then received an email alert a few days later noting that the first pre-release version of this book is now available for free.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/software-development/charles-petzold-taking-cross-platform-mobile-development-xamarin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/software-development/charles-petzold-taking-cross-platform-mobile-development-xamarin#comments Windows Phone Android iOS Software Development Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:10:00 +0000 45411 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft's Consumer Web Productivity Apps Get a Nicer App Launcher http://winsupersite.com/outlookcom/microsofts-consumer-web-productivity-apps-get-nicer-app-launcher <div class="field-deck"> Office Online, Outlook.com and OneDrive </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft this week debuted a new app launcher for its consumer-oriented productivity services—Office Online, Outlook.com and OneDrive—providing a more discoverable and consistent way to switch between these web apps. Visually, the change isn't a huge deal, but I think it looks cleaner than before.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/outlookcom/microsofts-consumer-web-productivity-apps-get-nicer-app-launcher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/outlookcom/microsofts-consumer-web-productivity-apps-get-nicer-app-launcher#comments Office.com Outlook.com OneDrive Office Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:32:00 +0000 45401 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft is Discontinuing Free Xbox Music Streaming http://winsupersite.com/xbox-music/microsoft-discontinuing-free-xbox-music-streaming <div class="field-deck"> Houston, we have a problem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft quietly revealed via an Xbox support page that it will soon eliminate one of the key perks of Xbox Music: The ability to freely stream (ad-supported) music from the Windows and web versions of the Xbox Music client. This change will make Xbox Music less of a no brainer for Windows users, and while I agree that an Xbox Music Pass subscription solves the problem nicely, not everyone wants to pay.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-music/microsoft-discontinuing-free-xbox-music-streaming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-music/microsoft-discontinuing-free-xbox-music-streaming#comments Xbox Music Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:52:00 +0000 45391 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 10 Tip: Disable Desktop Animations http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-tip-disable-desktop-animations <div class="field-deck"> And window shadows too, if you want </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Annoyed by the jarring window animations on the desktop in build 9860 of the Windows Technical Preview? No problem: All you need to do is dust off your old desktop skills and change a single option to stop that from happening.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-tip-disable-desktop-animations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-tip-disable-desktop-animations#comments Windows 10 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:28:00 +0000 45381 at http://winsupersite.com What the Tech 232: Apple Pay vs. PayPal http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-232-apple-pay-vs-paypal <div class="field-deck"> The one where we discuss Apple Pay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest episode of What the Tech, Andrew Zarian and I discuss Windows 10 and how Microsoft will update the Technical Preview going forward, Apple's release of iOS 8.1 and Apple Pay, why iPad sales are falling off a cliff, and Microsoft's coming smart watch announcement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-232-apple-pay-vs-paypal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/podcasts/what-tech-232-apple-pay-vs-paypal#comments Podcasts Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:41:00 +0000 45361 at http://winsupersite.com