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Threshold Revealed: Microsoft Talks the Future of Windows Commented on: 2 weeks ago (April 2, 2014)

With an "All Apps" button that I'm guessing would take you to the All Apps screen, and with Metro tiles on the Start menu, there really isn't any need for the Start screen.
The Maximise /...

Microsoft Surface 2 LTE Commented on: 4 weeks ago (March 17, 2014)

"The extra weight is "the equivalent of 5 paper clips" "

What size paper clip are we talking about here?
Small ones would be ok, but some of the big ones can weigh almost twice as...

Windows 8.1 Update 1: Use the Taskbar in Modern Apps Commented on: 5 weeks ago (March 9, 2014)

Why did you install the update then???
You knew what the changes were that the update was going to make to your system, but you chose it install it anyway.

Only Windows Gets Mobile Multitasking Right Commented on: 6 weeks ago (March 5, 2014)

"The most satisfying thing about snap is that there is no loss of focus issues between the apps (i.e. clicking on the background app first to activate it then doing what you want, then switching...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Hits RTM Commented on: 6 weeks ago (March 4, 2014)

"People are complaining about Metro, when they can boot to desktop and never have to use it at all."

Metro apps are used as the default to open pictures, music, etc. When an average user...

Windows 7 to be Available on Consumer PCs Through October Commented on: 8 weeks ago (February 17, 2014)

Windows 7: Click the start button for access to your pinned, favorite apps, favorite folders, favorite documents, favorite settings, recent apps and recent documents. Click another button to see...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16610 Commented on: 9 weeks ago (February 10, 2014)

ScubaDog, try not to think of this as "going backwards".
Instead, try to think of this as "Metro 2.0".

What the Heck is Happening to Windows? Commented on: 9 weeks ago (February 9, 2014)

Windows 8 is a disaster because it is not what people want, not because the media says it's a disaster. The average user doesn't learn about Windows 8 from the media, the first time they find out...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16596 Commented on: 10 weeks ago (February 3, 2014)

These look like some nice changes.
If you open a Metro app from the Desktop, when you close it will you return to the Desktop or to the Start screen?
Is there a reason that only some...

SkyDrive Becomes OneDrive Commented on: 11 weeks ago (January 28, 2014)

"I would've suspected that they'd call it something stupid like Outlook Drive"

How about "Windows Live Drive"?

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