Monday, October 21, 2013 - 08:00

You know, I've been wondering, why doesn't MS just *always* offer recovery partitions for Windows online? It's going to require a valid registration key anyway, so why not just always make them...

Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 12:27

Apparently, I'm not the only one experiencing this problem:


Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 11:02

Any news on the "Sorry, it looks like this PC can't run Windows 8.1" issue?

Friday, October 18, 2013 - 17:53

I'm getting the following error:

Can't update to Windows 8.1

Sorry, it looks like this PC can't run Windows 8.1. This might be because the Users or Program Files folder is being...

Friday, October 18, 2013 - 07:10

It looks like there's a serious flaw in the Windows 8.1 installation program. I have Windows and my applications installed on my C: drive (SSD) and my data on my D: drive (a traditional hard disk...

Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 19:15

Damn, this is taking forever to download. Two hours and counting. Maybe I shouldn't have tried to upgrade 3 computers at the same time, LOL.

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 19:52

They should implement both ways to close an app.

Sunday, October 13, 2013 - 10:32

This sounds cool, but the Share charm isn't compatible with Windows apps, only Metro apps, which unfortunately means that it's ultimately useless to most users.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 10:04

If I had a dollar for every time I accidentally pressed the Search button, I could probably afford a new phone!

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 12:26

What about Windows Phone? Also, since WP8 uses the same NT kernel as Windows 8, I'd love to be able to remote desktop into my phone.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 07:27

I don't see why MS can't have both a Surface and Lumia line of devices. After all, Honda can sell Civics, Accords, Fits, etc..

Monday, September 30, 2013 - 08:29

Much better than the dancing ads. I'm not sure why they're showing these ads now. Win8.1 doesn't come out for another 2-3 weeks. Anyone who sees this ad and then buys a Win8 device is going to...

Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 11:41

Off the top of my head, I'd like a Start Menu, better task swapping, and a good text editor. It also needs to be thinner and lighter like the iPad.

Monday, September 23, 2013 - 17:29

I'm watching the presentation now. I'm struck by the tepid response by the audience. Microsoft makes a major announcement, and relatively few people clap. This has all the makings of yet...

Monday, September 16, 2013 - 14:41

Is it possible to tell Xbox music not to wipe our your existing tags and artwork? There should be a way to set it to a read-only mode.

Monday, September 16, 2013 - 14:26

Virtually everything MS has done in the mobile space has been a market failure. Everything from the Zune to Windows Phone to the Surface to Windows RT. Why do you think that this will be...

Monday, September 16, 2013 - 11:41

I don't know why MS doesn't just buy Spotify.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 17:01

I bought an Acer Chromebook just a few weeks ago. It was only $130 for a refurbished model. So far, I'm really enjoying it. At $130, how can you not buy one?

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 17:03

Microsoft still hasn't learned from the failure of Windows 8. In fact, things are getting worse. At least with Windows 8, desktop users had tangible benefits in upgrading. Windows 8 booted...

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 16:55

So, let's see if I'm understanding this correctly. MS marketed a device that cannot match the original iPad - either in thickness, weight, battery life or app store - yet charged a premium price...

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 11:44

The first generation Surface RT is bigger and heavier than the first generation iPad, let alone the 3 or 4 generation of the iPad.

If this report is correct, that means that even the...

Monday, August 26, 2013 - 16:42

Unfortunately, it looks like Microsoft is focusing almost exclusively on improving Metro. At least Win8 had a faster boot, ISO mounting, and a better task manager. There's almost nothing here for...

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 12:47

BTW, you can add this feature to IE right now through a third-party:


Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 09:06

I've been wanting this feature for IE ever since I saw it on Safari. Too bad it's only available in Metro IE, which I rarely use.

Friday, July 19, 2013 - 11:57

Imagine if Microsoft pulled an Atari and buried the unsold Surface RTs in land dump? :)

Friday, July 12, 2013 - 14:15

Paul, do these wireless charging covers provide any protection of the phone itself if you drop it? Just curious. I shattered my 900 a few weeks ago.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 14:00

Paul, can you go to...

...and tell us what the score is?

IE10 scores 320 (plus 6)...

Monday, June 24, 2013 - 13:06

You think The Weather Channel would know better than to overlap their logo on top of text Sloppy.

Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 10:05

You think they would do market research *before* doing these sort of things.

Friday, June 14, 2013 - 08:51

It's about time. Unfortunately, I no longer have a iPhone, but I'm looking forward to an iPad version.

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