Microsoft: Nokia Lumia 830, 735 and 530 are Coming to the United States Commented on: 15 weeks ago (September 5, 2014)

The obvious solution. Obviously too obvious! And while they're at it, why can't they simply make all software and firmware updates instantly available to everyone via the Phone Update setting on...

Microsoft China: Windows 9 is "Coming Soon" Commented on: 15 weeks ago (September 2, 2014)

He's talking about the text. And he's right, the font is totally wrong: it's Century Gothic. I loathe that font!

Windows Weekly 377: The Fruitcake Phone Commented on: 16 weeks ago (August 28, 2014)

I can't believe Nokia hasn't replaced Leo's 1520. I know he doesn't want to 'abuse' his position, but this was surely due to some fundamental flaw with the phone. And he so wants that green one!...

Windows Weekly 375: Use Your Selfie Stick Commented on: 17 weeks ago (August 18, 2014)

I hope Leo has managed to unbrick his 1520! Or, at least, got it replaced with that red one he always wanted...

Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1: First Impressions Commented on: 19 weeks ago (August 5, 2014)

My 3 day old 930 didn't wake me up at 5:30 AM this morning, in Australia. Concerned, I went to check the phone and discovered it was offering to install the update, which I promptly allowed it to...

Adobe Photoshop Express for Windows Phone 8/8.1 Commented on: 25 weeks ago (June 26, 2014)

Just installed it on my 920 with no problems

Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Master Social Networking Integration Commented on: 35 weeks ago (April 18, 2014)

From what I understand, I'm liking this new approach. Could they extend it to the messaging app, turning it into a messaging hub that aggregates SMS, MMS, Facebook... hey, even Whatsapp (I can...

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2014) First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 39 weeks ago (March 18, 2014)

I'm right with you on the keyboard. I insist on standard layouts with regular functions keys and, sorry to admit, a caps lock key. Apart from that huge problem (for me) this looks like a great...

Mozilla Kills Modern Version of Firefox Commented on: 40 weeks ago (March 15, 2014)

Maybe it's not "Metro", maybe it's Firefox. I'm a glass half full kinda guy. I've struggled with that dog on other people's PCs, but I've never installed it on any of my own.

Windows 8.1 Update 1: Modern App Taskbar Previews Commented on: 41 weeks ago (March 8, 2014)

Can we abandon all this confusing nonsense with "Modern", "Metro" and "Windows Store" and just settle on "Touch(TM)"?

Then:
"Windows RT" = "Windows Touch"
"Metro Apps" = "Touch...

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