Microsoft Finally Announces Windows 8.1 Update 1 Commented on: 34 weeks ago (February 23, 2014)

I don't get it, this dude, and this team, has managed to go nowhere (backwards, really) in 3 or 4 years in the mobile market, what makes them "the right people" to do anything to Windows proper?...

Is This Really Why Microsoft Made Windows 8? Commented on: 34 weeks ago (February 21, 2014)

In my mind, I see Microsoft realising their failure in mobile and tablets, coming up with forcing Metro on Windows users as the least unlikely scenario (among the highly unlikely and downright...

Tami Reller Talks: Windows 8 at 16 Months Commented on: 35 weeks ago (February 16, 2014)

One can only hope that her remarks are in no relation to the internal thinking at Microsoft. Cause if they are, Microsoft will be irrelevant in no time.

Honestly, I don't even know why I...

Dell Venue 11 Pro First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 36 weeks ago (February 11, 2014)

How's multi-tasking with the Baytrail Atom and only 2 GB of RAM? How many Chrome tabs can you keep open before it starts swapping?

Is it a real SSD or eMMC storage? And what are the speeds...

What the Heck is Happening to Windows? Commented on: 36 weeks ago (February 9, 2014)

"The desktop is a legacy environment, most people will use touch devices with some level of keyboard and pointer support most of the time the rest of their lives."

If this is true, what do...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16596 Commented on: 37 weeks ago (February 4, 2014)

Why would anyone who cares more about a third party controlling their experience, and not at all about Windows compatibility, choose Windows RT over the already available, widely more popular and...

What the Tech 199: iOS in the Car Commented on: 38 weeks ago (January 29, 2014)

Just listened to the show and enjoyed your insights, as always.

Bit strange to see you dance around the GPU differences on the new consoles, you literally spent twice as much time mockingly...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Now with More Integration Commented on: 39 weeks ago (January 23, 2014)

About fighting for "Metro", some people seem to mistakenly believe that the company of the same name is some local mom & pop grocer, it's not.

They have three times as many employees as...

Back by Popular Demand? Commented on: 39 weeks ago (January 22, 2014)

I'm sure Microsoft's strategy to compete with its customers (and OEMs are, by far, their largest customers) played a part in HP exploring alternatives to Windows, but this seems more related to...

"Threshold" to be Called Windows 9, Ship in April 2015 Commented on: 40 weeks ago (January 11, 2014)

I'd argue that in the case of Windows 8 (and somewhat 8.1), it's the product that's being rejected, not necessarily (or only) the marketing.

As such, this current product is beyond saving...

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