Windows Phone is First to Offer Carrier Billing in Key Emerging Markets Commented on: 31 weeks ago (December 22, 2014)

Paul, I think this is an interesting point. I agree that Microsoft seems to be working a couple of interesting ideas here. Build low cost phones for emerging markets and also maybe for low(er)...

HP Stream 11/13 is the Best Tech Deal of 2014 Commented on: 31 weeks ago (December 22, 2014)

I know what you mean. Even for me, 64GB and 4GB of RAM, with no other changes, would warrant a decent upcharge

2013 PC Sales: Down But Not Out Commented on: 1 year ago (January 11, 2014)

Paul, I think these sorts of questions about where is the PC going are extremely interesting. I've been a "PC" user for a long time dating back decades to when my parents were interested for their...

Moto G: Close, But Not Quite Commented on: 1 year ago (January 10, 2014)

There are certainly some complications comparing against the Lumia 521/525, and depending on your perspective, these can go either way. For the Verizon Moto G, it's somewhat subsidized (compared...

Xbox One: Game Sharing Commented on: 1 year ago (January 7, 2014)

This is a cool feature, but something similar has been available on the Xbox 360 for downloadable games as well. It's a little different in that the Xbox 360 doesn't have the concept of a home...

Windows RT 8.1 Update Returns Commented on: 1 year ago (October 22, 2013)

Actually, when I was installing the update last Friday on my Surface RT, I did get a warning message (from the Store, I think) about not being able to download the upgrade because an update hadn't...

Windows Weekly 333: Windows 8.1 Is Here Commented on: 1 year ago (October 18, 2013)

Yeah, to be fair, Google shouldn't release a YouTube app for Windows Phone until they release one for Android. ;-)

New Promotional Videos Explain Surface 2 Tablets Commented on: 1 year ago (September 27, 2013)

I have a launch day Surface RT with the included black touch cover keyboard, and I've been using it often with the keyboard folded back like shown in the video without any issues. (Not everyday...

Windows Weekly 329: Click-Clack Commented on: 1 year ago (September 20, 2013)

I was listening to this episode, and I was confused by your take on Microsoft only offering full retail installs of Windows 8 rather than upgrade installs, You seemed to be arguing that was a bad...

The State of Windows Tablets Commented on: 2 years ago (July 16, 2013)

I've got a couple of comments related to this article as well as some of the above comments.

1. Having a Surface RT, I find the performance characteristics odd. Often, it seems perfectly...

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