WPC 2014: Microsoft's Chromebook Counterattack Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 17, 2014)

"Why isn't it a good idea, to market low cost, touch screen RT devices."

They can't be made profitably.

"Market them as laptops ..."

There are no Windows RT laptops left (the...

What We Learned About Windows in the WPC 2014 Opening Keynote Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 15, 2014)

I think you're confusing the big number Apple chose to highlight recently (number of IOS devices shipped since launch in 2007) with their current device / user / usage base.

Office for the...

With SDK Release, a Better Understanding of Windows IoT Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 13, 2014)

Is Windows IoT x86-only for now, or is that simply a function of the limited SDK/dev-board combo?

State of the Personal Computing Market, Q2 2014 Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 13, 2014)

"Using Gartner's numbers, device makers will sell 5 million Windows Phone handsets in 2014."

I think you're missing a "0" there, Paul.

Looking for Strategy as Microsoft Enters FY15 Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 10, 2014)

I think they're just missing a "disappear". :p

Samsung Gear Live First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 10, 2014)

I think I'd probably like to not have to fumble for my phone when I'm out walking the dog, or park on the side of the road when I'm biking, just to see who's calling, who sent a message, read a...

Plan B for Windows Phone? Commented on: 15 weeks ago (July 8, 2014)

Phone and RT are both so week, I can't imagine how combining them would result in anything but the certain death of both.

I think RT is much closer to being put out of it's misery, but I...

Report: Windows, PCs to Rebound in 2015 Commented on: 15 weeks ago (July 8, 2014)

Total sales for the entire lifetime of the WIndows Phone platform (2010+) should be in the 50 to 60 million units range. (for comparison, that's equivalent to 4 months' worth of Iphone sales, or...

Start Menu Will Replace Start Screen in Threshold Commented on: 16 weeks ago (July 1, 2014)

Good riddance, and it took only 3 years after the first public preview sent parts of the user base for the Torches & Pitchforks aisle of their local Home Depot.

Windows Phone 8.1 Was Going to Include a Folders Feature Commented on: 16 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

I'd say it's the general lack of execution on the part of the Windows Phone team. There past releases have either come in late or dropped features, mostly both.

But somehow, these people...

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