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Some Thoughts About Office "Touch" for Windows Commented on: 31 weeks ago (March 28, 2014)

Paul:

This is a home run for you and it is what I said to myself several weeks ago.

For about 3 months ending in mid-January this year, I sold 30 day trials of Exchange to small...

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2014) First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 32 weeks ago (March 18, 2014)

Paul:

Do you have plans to test the ThinkPad version of the Yoga. It is more expensive than the IdeaPad but I have no idea how it compares to the X1 Carbon. The differentiating feature is...

Windows 8.1 + SkyDrive Commented on: 36 weeks ago (February 18, 2014)

Paul:

Speaking of the February update, after installing it, I discovered that I could right click on the Windows icon in the lower left corner and get to a popup menu that includes "Shut...

What the Heck is Happening to Windows? Commented on: 37 weeks ago (February 11, 2014)

Paul:

Until I have Update 1 in my hands and using it the way that I want to, I will not believe that it is a Frankensystem. Sinofsky was unbelievably arrogant to believe that everyone can...

Dell Venue 11 Pro First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 37 weeks ago (February 10, 2014)

Paul:

My copy of 32-bit Windows Pro 8.1 on a 9 year old Latitude D810 with its Pentium M 740 processor (1.76GHz, 1 core, 2MB L2 Cache), 2 GB DDR2 533 MHz RAM and 60GB 5400RPM hard disk is a...

Windows 8.1 Update 1: Disk Space Commented on: 38 weeks ago (February 4, 2014)

Paul:

The last sentence of the first paragraph reads "This new interface augments a similar interface from Windows 8 that lets you examine the disk space used by apps."

I believe...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Now with More Integration Commented on: 40 weeks ago (January 22, 2014)

As someone who is using Windows 8.1 on a non-touch system and has some difficulties using a touch system anyway, the changes to bring Metro apps to the desktop makes great sense to me. Right now...

Chrome 32 vs. Windows Commented on: 41 weeks ago (January 15, 2014)

I uninstalled Chrome and Google Earth when I realized that Chrome was needed to make certain features of Salesforce.com work properly. IIRC, this also meant that Gmail (which we were using for...

Post-PC: HP Declares War on Microsoft Commented on: 1 year ago (October 12, 2013)

Microsoft's investment in Dell is probably a/the most significant change in the combination of the MS-HP and MS-Dell competitive partnerships in the past year or two. If MS had not invested in...

In Praise of Island-Style Keyboards Commented on: 1 year ago (October 6, 2013)

I know that I need to have some key travel in any keyboard that I use. I confirmed this in the local Microsoft store last December with two adjacent Surfaces, one had a Type Cover and the other...

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