Skype: Would You Like Some Ads with that Chat? Commented on: 1 year ago (June 14, 2012) Bye bye Skype. You were good for a while until uncle Steve got greedy. Fortunately there's plenty of other SIP clients available. BTW is it only Windos clients? So Mac users aren't going...
Battle of the Betas: Windows 8 vs. OS X Mountain Lion Commented on: 1 year ago (May 24, 2012) As a Lion user (and I do feel that's the right term), I've not had a particularly good experience with the device convergence strategy. Little devices that aren't windowed/mouse/...
Tips for Moving to a New Windows Phone Commented on: 2 years ago (April 8, 2012) Don't you just plug it into your computer and iTunes automatically recognizes it then recovers all your settings from the old phone to the new? That's what's happened to my last 3...
Compete Report: Apple iPad (2012) Commented on: 2 years ago (March 16, 2012) Windows 7 is horrible on a tablet device. When one increases the resolution to 150%, which makes the mouse-centric toolbars large enough to hit with a finger, the Start menu doesn't fit. As...
Evidence That Windows 8 Won't Be Another Windows Phone Commented on: 2 years ago (March 14, 2012) > Metro-style apps are unproven, from both usability and API perspectives Best thing you've written for ages. On a tablet, full screen's fine. On a desktop, particularly one with a...
Windows 8 Consumer Preview: Install Windows 8 on a Mac Commented on: 2 years ago (March 9, 2012) Why not do it the way I did. Install Windows 8 in a VM. Then delete it. There fixed it for you. In any case you should not be using Beta code as your primary machine. It'll only end in tears...
8 Is Enough: Up and Running on the Consumer Preview Commented on: 2 years ago (March 5, 2012) I've found using Windows 8 on a non-tablet device, e.g. a traditional computer with large screen, decent keyboard and mouse, to be an utterly loathsome experience. It's like Microsoft have...
A New IE Ad: A More Beautiful Web Commented on: 2 years ago (March 5, 2012) Why would anyone use IE for their web browser? The past 9 versions have been the most bug-ridden unreliable and security hole ridden bits of software known to man; how is IE version 10 going to be...
Windows 8 Consumer Preview: The Top 8 Features Commented on: 2 years ago (March 3, 2012) Not much in Windows 8 for someone using a PC rather than a Tablet, such as the sort of things one does at WORK, not when PLAYING with a fondle slab. It's a very fine line to weave between the...
A Tale of Two Start Screens Commented on: 2 years ago (March 1, 2012) Because the tablet screens are smaller and you're using a finger to click, not a mouse. Its more interesting that you'd want to use the "start" screen at all when you've a non...
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