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Windows 8.1 Update 1 Hits RTM Commented on: 30 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: 32 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: 33 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: 33 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: 34 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: 34 weeks ago (January 28, 2014)

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

How about "Windows Live Drive"?

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: More Good News for PC Users Commented on: 35 weeks ago (January 27, 2014)

Microsoft are trying to make Metro and the Desktop better integrated than they currently are. Having 2 different styles of context menu, 1 for Desktop and 1 for Metro is what Microsoft is trying...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Now with More Integration Commented on: 35 weeks ago (January 22, 2014)

"I really, really do not want a close box on my Metro apps. I like their uncluttered appearance and can close the app just as easily by grabbing and sliding the window down to close it as I can...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Very Early) Preview Commented on: 37 weeks ago (January 9, 2014)

How about Windows 8.11 for workgroups?

Further Changes Coming in Windows "Threshold" Commented on: 42 weeks ago (December 9, 2013)

"Finally 1 app: works on tablets and desktop. This about this. Nobody will ever make a win32 app again if they can. Why? If you make it for metro, works on desktops, tablets, possibly xbox, likely...

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