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Tech Plurality: Gmail + iPhone Commented on: 3 weeks ago (September 30, 2014)

Dropping EAS is just a small part of the puzzle.

Gmail supports IMAP Idle, so it supports push e-mail for other mailclients. This is probably why it work in Windows Phone, which (as a...

So What Does a $200 PC Look Like? Commented on: 9 weeks ago (August 19, 2014)

Looks like a perfect laptop to put the open source version of ChromeOs on ;-) (Chromium).

BTW offline usage is overrated for cheap hardware. I prefer to do for example heavy picture/movie-...

Google Chrome Goes 64-Bit on Windows Commented on: 20 weeks ago (June 4, 2014)

People complained about 64 bit browsers? Never heard that before. I use a 64 bit chrome for years (on Linux) and it works fine. Especially the security features are better on 64 bits browsers (and...

Threshold Revealed: Microsoft Talks the Future of Windows Commented on: 28 weeks ago (April 3, 2014)

As an early Windows 8.0 user I feel like a GUI/usablility beta-tester with all the changes in 8.1, update 1 and 'update 2'.

Luckily I am experienced; the same applies for most Linux distros...

Microsoft Office for iPad Review Commented on: 29 weeks ago (March 27, 2014)

Good. Now Microsoft should be brave and release Office for the Chromebook with gdrive support ;).

VLC Media Player Beta for Windows 8 Commented on: 31 weeks ago (March 14, 2014)

[...] VLC can only get better, but as of now, this tiny company is doing more for video playback [...]

Company? Company? Serious? This is an open source project on which thousands of people...

Chrome 32 vs. Windows Commented on: 40 weeks ago (January 15, 2014)

IE11 also uses non-standard controls... But I agree, that this is a problem.

Cheap vs. Good Value Commented on: 40 weeks ago (January 13, 2014)

I told you before and I will tell it again: my netbook has been the best valued computer I have ever bought (since my first 8088!) and I have used it more than any other device as a computer-...

Microsoft Makes It Easier to Switch from Gmail to Outlook.com Commented on: 44 weeks ago (December 12, 2013)

Unfortunately outlook.com still does not support proper push mail (IMAP IDLE) and thus is technically still in the dark ages, with too much power usage on mobile devices just too check your e-mail...

Microsoft Releases Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 Commented on: 49 weeks ago (November 8, 2013)

With the addittion of missing html5 pieces like websockets extra must-haves like webgl and a fast javascript engine I feel IE is, after losing out for 5 versions, finally on par with the...

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