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Here are the Top User Requests for Windows 10 Commented on: 1 year ago (October 8, 2014)

I'm surprised different desktop themes, like Aero Glass in fact, are not among the top ten.

I'll have to start agitating about it there, or see what Stardock has in stock.

Is Microsoft Offering the Windows Technical Preview to Windows 7 Users Via Windows Update? Commented on: 1 year ago (October 7, 2014)

I signed up for the program. I also installed the Win10 preview in an old laptop (it's Vista; if I like the preview I'll upgrade it to Win10). I've no intention, yet, to install it on my main...

Apple iPhone 6 Plus First Impressions Commented on: 1 year ago (September 21, 2014)

"I know Apple's fans will justify these changes in whatever ways help them sleep at night."

Oh, that's priceless!

I think there's a cultish aspect to some iPhone and iPad devotees....

A First Look at the Windows Technical Preview Commented on: 1 year ago (September 19, 2014)

I like the idea of sending feedback directly to Microsoft. Any idea whether this will be available worldwide?

I also like what I'm seeing of this new interface, except for one thing: the...

Windows 9 Technical Preview Video Leaks: An Analysis Commented on: 1 year ago (September 12, 2014)

I'm relieved that 1) programs won't appear as tiles when one clicks in "all apps" and 2) the tiles on the right side can be pinned, unpinned and resized.

About the latter, these may prove...

Windows 9 Technical Preview Screenshots Leak: An Analysis (Part 2) Commented on: 1 year ago (September 11, 2014)

Stardock take note: you can repeat at least a portion of the success of Start8 by selling a theme replacement for the flat, lifeless look of Windows 9.

Microsoft China: Windows 9 is "Coming Soon" Commented on: 1 year ago (September 2, 2014)

With their luck, it will turn out "One" is a registered trademark of Sesame Street (remember Metro and Sky Drive).

I personally favor calling it Windows AE (Apology Edition).

Coming Soon: Threshold Public Preview Commented on: 1 year ago (August 17, 2014)

I'm eager to try the preview for the new Windows OS. At the same time I'm very skeptical in light of what Windows 8 and 8.1 were.

The test now is: can Windows still be used on the desktop...

Windows 8.1 Update 2 Detailed by Microsoft Commented on: 1 year ago (August 6, 2014)

I would call this update very consequential. Not for what it contains, but for what it implies: Microsoft is writting off Windows 8.

Serious desktop users who own Win8 machines will have...

Windows 8.1 Update 2 is Shipping This Month Commented on: 1 year ago (August 4, 2014)

I just realized we're missing somehting, and all too many discussions about Win8 and the desktop have missed it, too:

How many poeple ven know the Windows 7 desktop?

Consider the...

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