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Back by Popular Demand? Commented on: 12 weeks ago (January 22, 2014)

In the UK, all of HP's desktops for the Home have Windows 8 pre-installed. If you change to Business, then the desktops show as Windows 7 pre-installed. This is perhaps because most enterprises...

MWC 2013 Spoilers: New Nokia Lumias on Tap Commented on: 1 year ago (February 24, 2013)

It looks like Nokia are trying to hit every price point, this is indeed good news. I bought a Lumia 620 as a gift for someone and for a budget phone its awesome - miles better than a budget...

Windows 8 Tip: Shut Down Metro-Style Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (January 23, 2013)

I've noticed the slowness when I have Desktop running in the background. The desktop apps don't suspend so are always running so I guess even though the Desktop is in the background the...

Fixing Windows 8, Part 4: Evolve Metro for Pro Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (December 24, 2012)

I thought the OneNote metro app was quite good with its menu wheel, something like this is also workable for all metro apps

Is There Still Room for Blackberry and Windows Phone? Commented on: 1 year ago (December 12, 2012)

There are two kinds of people, those who go to a phone store and ask for an iPhone and those who buy whatever the sales man pushes. Until now there hasn't been much enthusiasm on the shop floor to...

Windows 8 Tip: Embrace Change Commented on: 1 year ago (December 8, 2012)

After using Windows 8 I don't miss the start menu at all. In fact its quicker to hit the tile or start search than drilling down a start menu. My only gripe is the over simplification of metro....

IDC Tablet Forecast: iPad, Android, and Just a Little Windows by 2016 Commented on: 1 year ago (December 6, 2012)

I think Windows will have a lot more marketshare than that! Tablets and PC's are merging - its the desktop form factor that is in decline but laptops and tablets will continue to grow. The demand...

Review: Nokia Lumia 810 Commented on: 1 year ago (November 23, 2012)

1) Turn off NFC
2) Brightness set to low from automatic
3) Bluetooth off
4) Turn on Battery Saver when low on battry
5) Background Tasks block Nokia Drive +

Windows Phone 8 Does Not (Currently) Support Xbox Video Commented on: 1 year ago (November 19, 2012)

So I rented a movie on my Surface and started watching it on the train in my daily commute to work. When I got home, I wanted to "air-play" this on my Xbox, so hit the send to Xbox button. But no...

Android is the New Windows Commented on: 1 year ago (November 16, 2012)

Paul, I would go as far as saying that Google is the new Microsoft. They totaly own the internet just as Microsoft owned the desktop. As a fan of Microsoft products its difficult not to dismiss...

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