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Microsoft Kills TechNet Subscriptions Commented on: 1 year ago (July 2, 2013)

Having just been invited to renew my sub (and having done so), I'm peeved that just a few days later I find that I have paid for another year for an obsolescent service. If I'd known this 10 days...

Download and Install the Windows 8.1 Preview Commented on: 1 year ago (June 27, 2013)

This has got to have been one of the worst experiences in my life! Using the TechNet ISO to do a "Keep Apps and everything" install (over W8 Pro), the whole thing just locks up the PC. "Keeping...

In Blue: Start Experience Changes Commented on: 1 year ago (May 29, 2013)

Not a lot - suffered enough of Windows 8, I don't need all the "Metro" guff and have happily gone back to Windows 7 on ALL of my machines.

Microsoft Offers a Free User Guide for Windows 8 Commented on: 1 year ago (May 23, 2013)

It is a great pity that this wasn't behind a dirty big tile on the Start Screen on very first boot up. That MAY have stopped a lot of the griping......
After all, there was such an intro to...

Microsoft Surface Firmware Updates for May 2013 Commented on: 1 year ago (May 16, 2013)

Firmware updates and cases are just fancyware. In the UK we haven't even seen the hardware!

Don't Fight: Nokia’s Great New Ad for Windows Phone Commented on: 1 year ago (April 29, 2013)

Love it, they've been Nokia'd

Maybe They Should Just Call It Windows 7.8 Commented on: 1 year ago (April 19, 2013)

All this lot proves is that MS (Sinofsky?) should have listened to feedback during the beta phases. But no, they knew better, of course........

What the “Blue” Leak Tells Us About Microsoft’s Strategy Commented on: 1 year ago (March 25, 2013)

While I like W8 (desktop) and dislike Metro, whatever Microsofts strategy is or does become, I know what mine is. That is to keep 3 copies of a functioning W7 system image up-to-date, just in...

Windows 8 Tip: Run Metro Apps in Windows on the Desktop Commented on: 1 year ago (March 7, 2013)

Just a simple thing to ease the pain for large desktops.......Thank You

Going Pro: Surface Pen Commented on: 1 year ago (February 19, 2013)

....savvy, ruthless businessman..... is right. There was no real need to insert the word "overated" in the article though. No need to be rude......

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