Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 6:07am

Funny how the support channel is ........ an IRC channel !!!! it's like time travel, win32/c++ and IRC

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 1:10pm

Will this pass the AppStore certification ? Is it consistent enough with iOS guidelines ... I think we're up for a good laugh ...

Friday, June 6, 2014 - 10:11am

at 0:41 you can see reflection in the glasses ... looks a bit big for a smartphone

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 12:29pm

That would be a brilliant idea. Use the powerbrick as a port extender, say have USB3 and network on there.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 12:38pm

the parallax is not the latency but the gap between the tip of the pen and where you can "see" the ink - due to the thickness of the glass (the tip is on one side, the "ink" on the other side)....

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 12:15pm

What about XBox music & xbox video ?

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 11:57am

It will just be a surface pro 2 with core i7. Why so much expectations ??

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 1:15pm

I dont think it's limited by geography. I am a UK based user.

This feature is actually built by a Spanish team so I doubt they would have the traditional US-only policy. Or as Paul would...

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 1:12pm

"Lumia 830" = typo ;)

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 1:10pm

Am glad it's not just me noticing the absence of surface at build !

On a completely unrelated note, I spotted this in the batch of updates yesterday - not sure what to make of it
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Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 2:40pm

I use a combination of zinio and pressreader.
I found the nook app appalling, at least for the newspaper content.

Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 1:35pm

Without the music hub, how does WP8.1 handle standalone MP3s ? I mean MP3s you copy to the phone.
AFAIK XBox music forces you to login
Does that also mean that support for uploading...

Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 12:27pm

This !

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 4:34pm

my experience of the touchpad on the type cover 2 is terrible, virtually useless. I had a touch cover v1 and it's clearly a huge step back. Am surprised I never saw complaints about this, is it...

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 9:25am

Owner of original Surface Pro running 8.1 Enterprise, no sign of this update. Have already installed everything from Patch Tuesday - no System firmware update
:(

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 7:01pm

I might not understand 100%, but since GDR2 you can download the songs from a playlist ; if some songs are on your device it's supposed to manage it and only download the missing ones

Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 9:22pm

Paul
I havent face the 10h free listening limit lately. My win8 xbox music app doesnt have the "progress bar" in the settings anymore to show how far i am in my 10h allowance. I've been...

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 10:56pm

The original press release from lenovo said it would have 3G in certain markets only. No 4g.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 10:54pm

Amazon UK has the miix2 listed in 32gb bluetooth only and 64gb 3g.
The 3g shows shipping in 1-2 months.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 4:33pm

Agree. A lot of the Surface line up is applesque anyway ...

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 4:03pm

Wow USB 4.0 on the plugable docking station ? ;)

Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 7:28pm

The bulk comes from the battery. If only the power cover had the bluetooth builtin ... that would be really awesome.
Could be deactivated when physically connected and automatically enabled...

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 10:10pm

Paul, are you also planning to review the similar lenovo miix2 8 ?

Friday, October 18, 2013 - 7:31pm

Ha ! Same thing for me ! :(

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 3:42pm

Turns out am wrong, see comment from @vvshorikov below.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 2:07pm

Where did you see that ? Microsoft announced there is no new version of the SDK. The current API that allows this is only provides the following _connection settings_ options : Bluetooth, wifi,...

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 10:22am

It's not pinnable to the start screen, and it's not available programmatically like the settings for WiFi, Flight mode and a few others are. So it's quite cumbersome to use :(

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 6:33am

I'm confused with that. I thought I heard and read it will come with 4GB. It is indeed disappointing.
I'm also confused by the touch cover colors - is it coming only in black this time ?

Friday, September 6, 2013 - 11:54am

At least Windows RT should be free, given the only apps you can have go through the MS store.
Shipping without Office, but make office available for a reasonable fee in the store.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - 6:18am

Am I the only one to find it strange that the firmware updates are not available on 8.1 ?

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