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Windows 10 Tip: Master New Keyboard Shortcuts Commented on: 46 weeks ago (October 6, 2014)

"WINKEY + CTRL + F4: Close the current virtual desktop."

What happens if you only have 1 desktop open? I hope it doesn't shut down Windows.

Windows Technical Preview is Microsoft's Alchemy Moment Commented on: 47 weeks ago (October 6, 2014)

I liked the version of aero that was in the Windows 8 release preview. It had square corners and was less glossy than in Windows 7. It was a little more toned down, but it was still aero. It was a...

Windows 10 Tip: Switch Between Open Apps and Desktops Commented on: 47 weeks ago (October 5, 2014)

The Alt+Tab switcher in Windows 10 does not have the "Show Desktop" thumbnail that was in Vista, 7 and (I think) 8.
Hopefully they add it back in a later upgrade.

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Review Commented on: 47 weeks ago (October 4, 2014)

Paul, I never considered the iphone to be "laughably small". The 5 inch sweet spot depends on the person. I have good eyesight and don't have gorilla hands, so my 4 inch 520 is the perfect size....

Windows 8 Device Stats: September 2014 Commented on: 48 weeks ago (September 24, 2014)

"about 0.92 percent of all Windows devices in use are Surface Pro 3"

That should be "all Windows 8 devices". That's 0.92 percent of 13 percent of all Windows devices. That's only about 0.12...

Toshiba Encore Mini First Impressions Commented on: 49 weeks ago (September 21, 2014)

Is Windows threshold with its floating metro windows likely to change the minimum resolution for metro apps?
If they allowed 1024 x 600, that should look good on an 8 inch, considering how...

Windows 9 Technical Preview Video Leaks: An Analysis Commented on: 50 weeks ago (September 13, 2014)

"How many home consumers are going to want to buy a Threshold Desktop Tower without a touch display"

Most home consumers wouldn't buy a touch screen for a desktop computer.
Cave Man,...

Windows 9 Technical Preview Screenshots Leak: An Analysis (Part 2) Commented on: 50 weeks ago (September 12, 2014)

I agree about the shadowing.
The worst thing about the Desktop side of Windows 8 was the lack of a drop shadow behind each window. Every window was on the same level. The background windows...

Microsoft China: Windows 9 is "Coming Soon" Commented on: 51 weeks ago (September 2, 2014)

Xbox One is an awful name. Some people have confused it with the first Xbox when I have been talking about it with them.
Windows One would be even worse because there already was a Version...

Microsoft Belatedly Moves to Fix Windows App Store Commented on: 1 year ago (August 28, 2014)

I had thought by now that Microsoft would have run out of feet to shoot themselves in.

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