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Surface Pro 3: Tablet? Commented on: 26 weeks ago (May 23, 2014)

That's very true!

Surface Pro 3: Portability Commented on: 26 weeks ago (May 23, 2014)

Don't forget that the Surface Pro 3 is only 70 g heavier than the original iPad 1 with 3G.

Surface Pro 3: Hardware Expansion Commented on: 26 weeks ago (May 22, 2014)

To be fair, you can use a Bluetooth mouse which doesn't require use of the USB port.

Surface Pro 3: Let's Talk About the Price Commented on: 26 weeks ago (May 22, 2014)

You can buy my current Surface Pro 2 if you wish! Core i5, 8GB RAM / 256 GB SSD.

I'll be selling it as soon as my new Surface Pro 3 arrives! :-)

Surface Pro 3: "Pixel-Free" 3:2 Screen Commented on: 26 weeks ago (May 21, 2014)

Paul,

It was very smart to go with 3:2 at 2160 x 1440 because this allows the screen to scale perfectly at a factor of either 2.0 or 1.5, resulting in crystal clear scaling at 150% and 200...

Get Started with Windows Phone 8.1 App Development Commented on: 27 weeks ago (May 16, 2014)

I'm the opposite. I too am a .NET developer (and VB before then) but I am focusing on Metro apps instead of Win 32, especially the new universal metro apps.

However, I still develop web...

Google Preempts Office for Android by Releasing Apps of Its Own Commented on: 29 weeks ago (May 1, 2014)

It's highly debatable whether you get the best devices as an iOS user.

Certainly, the high-end Windows Phones (running WP8.1) are superior to any iPhone in virtually all areas, as are many...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Manage Disk Space Commented on: 32 weeks ago (April 11, 2014)

The problem with the Control Panel is that it's not optimised for touch (tablets). That's why the new Settings stuff exists.

Originally when Windows 8.0 came out, you often had to revert to...

Threshold Revealed: Microsoft Talks the Future of Windows Commented on: 33 weeks ago (April 3, 2014)

There IS still a need for a Start screen, mainly for the tablets, and especially the smaller tablets.

What I Expect (and Hope) to See at Build 2014 Commented on: 34 weeks ago (March 31, 2014)

The one item of particular interest to me is the new ability to reuse existing LOB code. Hopefully this will allow me to speed up the development of my Windows 8 business apps for my clients.

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