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Windows Phone 8 Tip: Make the Text Bigger Commented on: 1 year ago (February 13, 2013)

Paul, the double tap on the screen (to enlarge text) on my Lumia 920 is also very helpful.

Microsoft Prepping Outlook 2013 for Windows RT Commented on: 1 year ago (January 26, 2013)

Paul, if Microsoft is serious about RT then a decent touch friendly Mail client is a must along with a host of other touch friendly re-writes that are almost impossible to navigate or use when...

Tech Resolutions to Consider for 2013 Commented on: 1 year ago (December 30, 2012)

For all its faults - the SurfaceRT - I firmly believe that the SurfaceRT (OS and Microsft related apps) will be hugely improved in the coming months. MSFT has too much riding on it. I dont think...

Fixing Windows 8, Part 5: Built-in Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (December 27, 2012)

Paul, with all the smart guys at Microsoft whom – whom we are told - "eat their own dogfood"! Why is it that Microsoft's own applications (Mail, Calendar, Photos etc.) in SurfaceRT are so in...

Fixing Windows 8, Part 3: Start Screen Commented on: 1 year ago (December 23, 2012)

Paul, a lot of what you suggest is common sense. As much as I like Windows 8/WindowsRT there are many things that have to be polished. Microsoft will ignore this at its own peril. They say a fish...

Fixing Windows 8, Part 1: App Bar Commented on: 1 year ago (December 22, 2012)

Paul, why can't each metro app, by default, show the app bar by with an extra option of "Show toolbar/Hide toolbar". After the user has become use to the application he can choose to "Hide toolbar...

AdDuplex: Surface Still Rules Nascent Windows 8 Devices Market Commented on: 2 years ago (December 10, 2012)

I bought a SurfaceRT when they came out and have been using it regularly. In fact it sits beside my desktop system which is running Windows 8. I don’t know what the feeling is with other SurfaceRT...

Windows 8 Tip: Use Windows 7 System Image Backup Commented on: 2 years ago (December 8, 2012)

I used the image backup capability to swap the existing Hard Disk drive on an Optiplex (which I upgraded online from XP to WIndows 8 Pro) to a SSD.

Sweet! The advantage of Windows 8 ( and I...

Windows 8 Architecture Wars, Part 1: Clover Trail vs. ARM Commented on: 2 years ago (November 18, 2012)

Paul, after using the SurfaceRT for a couple of weeks, it is apparent that this device is clearly here to compete with the iPad and Android tablets. It requires minimal PC knowledge for someone...

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