No iTunes Mobile App for Windows 8/RT? Good! Commented on: 1 year ago (May 14, 2013)

Called this months ago. No mobile access to iTunes ecosystem except thru apple hardware.

Separately, apart from a few third party Google Music players, Windows 8 AFAIK is still missing any...

Sleeping with the Enemy: Outlook for Android Gets a Major UX Upgrade Commented on: 1 year ago (April 16, 2013)

"also contacts and calendar sync to the relevant Android apps."

So does this mean if I add an appointment in my Android calendar, it'll sync to my Outlook.com calendar which can then sync...

New Games for Windows 8, Including the Harvest Commented on: 1 year ago (March 29, 2013)

Can't wait for this game. One thing I love about my Surface Pro is plugging in an XBox controller and playing real games.

But the XBox controller isn't too mobile. Are there any SNES like...

In Amazon Cloud Player App for iPad, a Hint for the Future? Commented on: 1 year ago (February 27, 2013)

Well, there already exists an offline method for Windows 8: the download button. I'm not sure if it works on RT but if not, that only affects about a million or so users. They haven't felt the...

Bad News, Windows Phone Fans: Google Now is the Real Deal Commented on: 1 year ago (February 14, 2013)

Lol no it's not. It was absolutely awesome on a 3 week holiday through South America. Pointed out photo spots, local movie theaters, even the updated gate in Panama for my connecting flight.

Going Pro: Thinking About the Competition Commented on: 1 year ago (February 13, 2013)

I've had the iPad since launch but to me, the Windows 8 Tablet experience is actually very good. IMHO, it succeeds more at tablet usage than at desktop usage.

Atom-based Win 8 tablets are...

Going Pro: Portrait Mode Commented on: 1 year ago (February 12, 2013)

I'm actually coming around to 16:9 for specific tasks. In landscape, it's turned out to be incredibly handy to have a calculator on one side and I can go through emails and tally up receipts on...

Second Guessing Microsoft’s Surface Strategy Commented on: 1 year ago (February 4, 2013)

I can think of one reason why Microsoft had to release the RT first: the iPad. The first tablet released by Microsoft would inevitably be proclaimed as Microsoft's response to the iPad.

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Google Nexus 4: Photos and First Impressions Commented on: 1 year ago (February 3, 2013)

Paul, this article and the mention of Android OS updates sparked a thought in my head. With future Windows updates supposedly coming on a near annual basis, are we gonna see a similar situation as...

Thinking About a 128 GB iPad … and a 64 GB Surface Pro Commented on: 1 year ago (January 29, 2013)

It's true all devices lose storage space to OS and recovery. But almost universally, my guestimate is that's around 10-15% lost. In Android and iOS devices, that's because the OSs are smaller than...

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