Microsoft Updates Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview Commented on: 10 weeks ago (May 15, 2014)

@Ian something was mentioned about battery life, after last update, i definitely noticed a slight decrease in daily battery life. Hope this update resolves this.

FINALLY! Microsoft Frees Entertainment Experiences from the Shackles of Xbox Live Gold Commented on: 10 weeks ago (May 13, 2014)

I always thought this was totally ridiculous of MS all along. Someone up there finally thought "maybe we could sell more xbox units if we removed the necessity of the subscription" Funny thing...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Toggle the Power Button Commented on: 15 weeks ago (April 12, 2014)

Thank you!! Now I just need a persistent clock! LOL

Nokia Lumia "Black": Nokia Camera Beta Commented on: 25 weeks ago (January 29, 2014)

Installed on 520 & 521 with Developer Preview installed..works great!

Windows Phone Device Stats: December 2013 Commented on: 29 weeks ago (December 30, 2013)

Is it possible Microsoft is heavily subsidizing the lower end Nokia phones to flood the Windows Phone market into more hands so they can get the developers more interested in WP8?

Dell Venue 8 Pro Review Commented on: 36 weeks ago (November 13, 2013)

Thanks Paul for the great review. I've been looking at the great specs of this device for quite a while and am quite tempted to purchase. However, as my aging 48 year old eyes are not getting any...

Dell Venue 8 Pro: What Dell Got Right Commented on: 37 weeks ago (November 6, 2013)

This year, my wife is combining my birthday/Christmas gift. I'm at a standoff between a Google Nexus 7 tab and the Dell Venue. I'm more of a consumer-type user than productivity.But the Venue...

Facebook App for Windows Phone 8 Update to Version 5.1 Commented on: 41 weeks ago (October 10, 2013)

@sharpsone I agree with you. I don't have the FB or Twitter app installed on my phone, I, too opt for the simpler Me Tile and People Hub. I think, too, this increases battery life and uses less...

Windows Phone 8.1 Rumors Emerge Commented on: 41 weeks ago (October 10, 2013)

Taking out the back button and the "backstack" feature IMO is a mistake, trying to duplicate Cupertino's way of things is undoing the differentiations thatthe Windows Phone platform has brought...

Windows 8.1 Book: Photos 0.1 and Some Thoughts About the Book Structure Commented on: 44 weeks ago (September 17, 2013)

Hi Paul, bought your Windows 8 book for Kindle any thoughts of a discounted 8.1 Book for those who previously bought your Kindle or hard covered editions?.

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