Here's Where the New OneDrive Strategy Falls Apart Commented on: 4 days ago (December 16, 2014)

Paul, do you know of any reason why they couldn't introduce some kind of 'overlay' in Explorer to functionally replicate the placeholders, without having actual placeholder files on the disk? I...

Microsoft Fixes the Explorer Problems in Windows 10 Build 9879 Commented on: 2 weeks ago (December 2, 2014)

I had something weird happen with it too--did the restart, but still showed as available in Windows Update. But then when I clicked Install, it did something and said it was done, no extra restart...

Top User Requests for Windows 10, Take 2 Commented on: 2 weeks ago (November 30, 2014)

Additionally, in a large multi-monitor setup with lots of windows, when you click an app icon in the taskbar to bring it to the foreground, a subtle animation is incredibly useful to bring your...

Microsoft Confirms that Windows 10 will also be Version 10 Internally Commented on: 4 weeks ago (November 22, 2014)

Open the Command Prompt:

"Microsoft Windows [Version 6.4.9879]"

First Windows 10 Consumer Preview Leaks Appear Commented on: 4 weeks ago (November 21, 2014)

So the whole Fast/Slow ring thing--was that really just for a single build?

Duolingo Comes to Windows Phone 8.1 Commented on: 4 weeks ago (November 19, 2014)

It doesn't seem to be in the Store's search index yet, but the web link works.

Windows Technical Preview Build 9879: The Morning After Commented on: 4 weeks ago (November 17, 2014)

That would be an excellent idea, and would bring the Explorer interface and OneDrive interfaces into line.

Here's a Fix for Some OneDrive Problems in Windows Technical Preview Build 9879 Commented on: 5 weeks ago (November 13, 2014)

I had the same issue, but realized it's just a quirk of its programming. All of the folders from OneDrive exist locally, regardless of whether the files were ever synced. Anything you don't select...

AT&T Will Sell HTC One M8 for Windows Starting Friday Commented on: 6 weeks ago (November 3, 2014)

Also worth noting is the overall price with the 2-year contract. Assuming you have a 3-6GB Mobile Share Value plan, which gives a $15/mo discount for BYOD and Next, but not for 2-year contract,...

Microsoft Band Preview Commented on: 7 weeks ago (October 30, 2014)

It seems that hot water and soap are harder to protect against.

What I Use

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×