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Windows Phone 8.1 Review Commented on: 1 week ago (April 16, 2014)

My experience was different. All of my saved podcasts in the music hub (I did not subscribe because it was buggy) showed up as favorites in the Podcast App, but I could not delete them from the...

Tip: Use Microsoft's Authenticator App to Protect Multiple Accounts Commented on: 26 weeks ago (October 23, 2013)

While you are on the subject, could you shine some light on the (new?) "App Password" functionality I recently found with my Microsoft Account?

It seems that it's only useful on certain...

Surface 2 Upgrades that Early Adopters Should Consider Commented on: 26 weeks ago (October 21, 2013)

One reason I didn't hesitate to buy a Surface RT is that by deciding to also purchase the Complete warranty from the Microsoft Store, I get two replacements over the term of the plan. The sales...

Post-PC: When Will Then Be Now? Commented on: 28 weeks ago (October 8, 2013)

Welcome to Paul Thurott's Android Supersite. I can't wait :(

Brilliant New Windows Phone Video Takes on Lapsed iPhone Innovation Commented on: 31 weeks ago (September 13, 2013)

Playing the idea man in this video is none other than Seattle's biggest microcelebrity, Luke Burbank, who is a semi-regular guest on NPRs "Wait, Wait... don't tell me!" show, and his own "Too...

What I Use: July 2013 Commented on: 39 weeks ago (July 24, 2013)

When you say that Skydrive is built into Windows 8.1, does that mean that you no longer have to download the desktop application and install it? I already had it installed on the laptop that I...

Surface RT at $350: Time to Buy? Commented on: 40 weeks ago (July 15, 2013)

One thing to consider is that if you went to the Microsoft Store and bought the Complete warranty/service package ($99), you can "upgrade" to RT2 by damaging/bricking your RT1. Just pay the price...

Nokia Announces Plans for HERE Apps for Windows Phone 8 Commented on: 41 weeks ago (July 10, 2013)

As good as it is, the HERE Drive+ Beta app is seriously lacking functionality as a GPS. I've used it extensively, and I find it is more prone to recommending bad routes than the built-in...

In Blue: Outlook 2013 RT Commented on: 46 weeks ago (June 5, 2013)

Wait. If RT devices can't join domains, and I assume that includes Windows Home Server accounts, then what use is it if your Outlook .pst files are on a server?

Windows 8/RT App Updates: Xbox Music and Xbox Video (May 2013) Commented on: 48 weeks ago (May 20, 2013)

Maybe the Xbox Music app will never be as useful as the good old Zune software, but I'd really like to see a feature that Zune did rather well: excluding audio by genre.

I store all of my...

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