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Microsoft Health App Gets Big Update, Auto-sleep Function Not Working Yet Commented on: 3 weeks ago (April 29, 2015)

My understanding is that the auto sleep feature is just how the dashboard interprets the data on the backend, and it has nothing to do with the Band's collection of the data. Several users on the...

Microsoft Band Activity Bug Workaround Commented on: 5 weeks ago (April 20, 2015)

I read these reports of the possible bug last week. I just got received my warranty replacement Band last week and received the new firmware update before I could even use it, so I was looking out...

Android apps on Windows Phone are still a thing apparently Commented on: 8 weeks ago (March 26, 2015)

I don't know much about how all this works as I'm not a developer, but I would imagine that if Android apps were allowed to run on Windows phones, it would be through the official Windows Store....

Metro – Modern – Universal and now just Windows apps Commented on: 8 weeks ago (March 26, 2015)

I haven't checked on Windows 8.1 yet, but Windows 7 has a new optional update titled "Skype for Windows desktop 7.0." This is showing up on company computers that do not have Skype currently...

Planning Your Microsoft Band Charging Routine Commented on: 8 weeks ago (March 25, 2015)

I've had my Band for just 5 days. I've been charging while I get ready in the morning for about 20 minutes, and a couple times while watching TV in the evening. I could probably go 2 days...

Microsoft Band back in stock online for US customers Commented on: 11 weeks ago (March 6, 2015)

Browsing through the normal links at the Microsoft Store still show the product out of stock, but I was able to place an order using the link in this article.

Did I just cut in line, using...

Microsoft Band Stock Coming in Extremely Limited Quantity (Update) Commented on: 11 weeks ago (March 6, 2015)

I signed up on the mailing list, but didn't do so until around the end of January. I'm assuming that means that I am way down on the list of people who will get email notifications.

I've...

Windows 10 Free for a Year for Windows 7, Windows 8.x, and Windows Phone 8.1 Upgrades Commented on: 17 weeks ago (January 21, 2015)

I have no insider knowledge at all, but I would assume it would work like the discounted upgrade when Windows 8 first launched. When Microsoft offered that discount for the first couple months,...

Microsoft Lashes Out at Google for Revealing Security Flaw Commented on: 18 weeks ago (January 13, 2015)

I'm confused. Did Google do this again in a short period of time? I thought Google did this and got everyone all upset on January 1. How does that equate to only two days before Patch Tuesday on...

Microsoft Offers Incredible Music Promotion Commented on: 25 weeks ago (November 25, 2014)

I am currently using my old HTC Titan because my Lumia 920 is damaged. I can confirm that you don't need a subscription or even an actual Xbox Music app. I was able to "purchase" one of the listed...

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