Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 3:56am

Samsung makes some of the most boring phones style wise. And Android is a mess. I'd rather go to Apple if Windows Phone dies than Google and Samsung. Samsung's skin of Android is such a chore to...

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 3:48am

Well, I was one of the few Day One adopters whose Blu-ray drive was trashed when I got the console, so I got a free copy of Ryse.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 1:29am

Sounds like an interesting topic for the next book.
Thank you Paul for giving up so much of your time for the Microsoft faithful.
On another note, I want an Outlook.com shirt!

Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 9:13pm

You think Sinofsky is sitting in a darkened corner somewhere on a Surface Pro running a non upgraded Windows 8?

Friday, January 31, 2014 - 12:29am

Just played with it. I wasn't even planning on ever using it, but your article got me intrigued. My first impression is wow! The playlists are such a fun way to listen to music. I wasn't planning...

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 3:11am

Roku still offers the most channels and the best bang for the buck.

Monday, January 27, 2014 - 4:15pm

Gears of War one was unique, breathtaking, engaging and difficult. The other two were repetitive and the story line really went south. That being said, I really prefer Gears to Halo.

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 3:43am

I find the Surface Pro to be much better as a tablet than a PC. As you said, the screen is just too small. My eyes get enough strain, I don't need to squint at my PC.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 3:50pm

Nothing like an ad in between my turn by turn directions! Thank,s Google!

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 3:19pm

While I am craving an Xbox One right now, I think I'll hold off. I have about 15 360 games I still have yet to get around to playing.
Plus, I can just see a few years down the line Microsoft...

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 1:16pm

I felt silly talking to the 360 when Kinect first came out. Now I mostly use it for videos when I am too lazy to bring the remote to the couch. It's easy to say "Xbox, pause" but yes, it still...

Monday, November 25, 2013 - 1:41pm

Very recently I sold all of my discs for 360 games and bought the digital counterparts.
Digital downloads are preferable to me because they take up no physical space and it keeps all of my...

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 12:56pm

Gee, where are all those commenters who say Paul is just a Microsoft fanboy with an undying hatred for Apple?
Great, honest review, Paul. As much a fan of Microsoft as I am, the iPad is a no...

Saturday, November 16, 2013 - 6:23pm

My brother got his yesterday I went over to check it out, and I must say it is certainly the least excited I have ever been to see a new console.
It has the same boring UI as the PS3, things...

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 4:43pm

I have a feeling the next few weeks worth of updates are going to sadden me deeply.
I have a huge backlog of 360 games to play and told myself I won't get an Xbox One until I get through...

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 1:19am

It's one game. Their will be a new one next year.

Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 6:41pm

Oh wait, there's a Mayday button! :)

Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 6:45pm

With Amazon releasing Kindle apps on iPads, Android tablets and Windows 8, these devices make less and less sense each year. I'm hugely invested in the Amazon ecosystem, but they provide no...

Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 6:38pm

Thanks for posting this. I would have had no idea. This is especially important with Surface Pro and its terrible battery life.

Friday, October 4, 2013 - 3:10pm

I'm glad they improved the constant glow of the old Paperwhite. I had been holding onto my basic Kindle for that reason. Looks like it is time to upgrade.
And I agree, Paul, reading on a...

Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 7:32pm

That it took them a year to get this app done right is a joke.
I have been using it on my Surface mainly because it is touch friendly but, yeah, it is a joke.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 1:58pm

I still find it very interesting that Xbox is the one logo that didn't get modernized.
By having a symbol for a logo with Bing, Microoft is just following trends of logos vs. text. See the...

Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 9:47pm

This could be the keyboard and mouse setup I need. For years I have been using a laptop and my fingers are starting to take a beating.
Thanks for the honest review!

Saturday, September 7, 2013 - 9:25pm

I was excited for Smartglass, but have yet to use it for anything meaningful. Only one game I own uses it and the promise of a second screen experience for movies and tv shows is nonexistent. None...

Saturday, August 17, 2013 - 9:27pm

fzanes, what I have been doing for the past couple of years is buying all of my music on Amazon mp3. Just drop it into your Zune Music folder on your PC, and the Zune software reads it as drm-free...

Saturday, August 17, 2013 - 9:24pm

I noticed they didn't mention if the software was going away or not.
I still use my Zune 30. It is attached to a speaker dock in the living room. Therefore, I still use the Zune software...

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 12:05pm

Yeah, I was a big fan of the Touch Cover when I first bought my Surface, and I didn't want to go for the bulkier, awkward type cover because it doesn't close properly and most of my travel...

Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 1:43am

And people wonder why HTC is not enthusiastically updating their WP8 handsets. 3.7% of an already very low overall market share for WP must mean that there are very few of these devices sold and...

Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 12:06pm

Maybe the new marketing team will finally figure out how to market to the average consumer.

Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 1:36pm

Is there a way to disable the swipe up camera function? I couldn't find it in Settings.
I'm finding myself staring at the camera screen more than I would like to. It's almost as bad as the...

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