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Hands-On with Windows 8.1: SD Support Commented on: 1 year ago (July 8, 2013)

Considering how much Paul's livelihood is tied to Microsoft, he has a deep interest in seeing the company get things right and having it made clear where they go wrong.

Don't think of it...

Microsoft Kills TechNet Subscriptions Commented on: 1 year ago (July 4, 2013)

That hasn't been the case for over a year. The number of activation keys you got per specific software item was greatly reduced. They also tied the duration of the keys to the subscription.

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Hands-On with Windows 8.1: Xbox Video App Commented on: 1 year ago (July 3, 2013)

That last paragraph. Don't you mean 'weak?' Or should it be particularly two week? Something isn't parsing here.

The idea of a purchase that times out is a huge problem. That, by most...

Windows Weekly 317: Xbox 180 Commented on: 1 year ago (June 21, 2013)

The anonymous employee claim has been debunked as trolling.

The shared library concept actually works out pretty well with how sales numbers already work. A hit game is a million units sold...

Xbox One Preview: What Really Happened to Family Sharing? Commented on: 1 year ago (June 21, 2013)

That part of the piece is what blew the guy's credibility. What would be the point of family sharing at all under those circumstances? Why not just enable saves with the demos anyone could...

Xbox One Preview: Pricing, Xbox LIVE Changes, Launch Games Commented on: 1 year ago (June 19, 2013)

People always say this sort of thing when a new console comes out that isn't compatible with previous platform's software. And it never makes any sense. If I bring an Xbox One home my Xbox 360 isn...

Defending the Design of the Xbox One Commented on: 1 year ago (June 18, 2013)

Not a requirement. It is designed to integrate with the kind of box tens of millions of homes already have, from cable and satellite service providers. The idea is to use the features of HDMI to...

Surface RT + Outlook 2013 RT … + More? Commented on: 1 year ago (June 18, 2013)

The tens of millions of Outlook users would beg to differ. What is available in Metro currently is a joke compared to the stuff Outlook users expect from a serious app. I have a bunch of clients...

In Blue: Windows Store 2.0 Commented on: 1 year ago (June 18, 2013)

They really need a 'forget about this app in relation to my account.'

Then they need to track how many people have done this to a particular app and consider removing the app from the store...

Are Libraries Going Away in Windows 8.1? Commented on: 1 year ago (June 18, 2013)

Why would they be confusing? People who had no use for the extended functions just treated them like the equivalent folders in earlier versions of Windows going back to Win98.

For those of...

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