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Windows + Mac: Virtualization Commented on: 4 weeks ago (October 20, 2014)

It would be really interesting to see Apple free-up OS X so it would run on virtually any PC as does Windows (even on a Mac x86 PC.) It would be interesting to see if these emulator companies...

Windows Technical Preview Install Guide: Upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 8 Commented on: 6 weeks ago (October 11, 2014)

If installing to a desktop, Windows 10TP automatically defaults to the start menu--at least, it did for me (although it is no big deal to enable the menu, it's nice to know that even the TP is...

Windows Technical Preview Install Guide: The Basics Commented on: 6 weeks ago (October 9, 2014)

@Nevada...

Yes, I installed a UEFI upgrade of 8.1-10TP in-place right from the mounted .ISO in an 8.1 boot. Worked flawlessly. Then, just to try out a theory, I did it again, only this...

Windows 10 Tip: Customize the Start Menu Commented on: 6 weeks ago (October 6, 2014)

If you find the text in the the start menu a little small (it doesn't respond to the standard text dpi settings under desktop/right-click/screen resolutions--unless I've missed a setting there),...

Windows 10 Tip: Switch Between Open Apps and Desktops Commented on: 6 weeks ago (October 6, 2014)

Of course it's "desktop-centered"...designed for mouse & keyboard...;) >95% of all the personal computers on the planet are non-touch, so Microsoft suffered some kind of brain aneurism...

Windows Technical Preview is Microsoft's Alchemy Moment Commented on: 7 weeks ago (October 4, 2014)

Love the new start menu--which I find I'm a little surprised about--uh, that I like it this much, I mean. I really dig the right-left/click nature of it--very nice and maybe the best start menu...

Windows 10 Tip: Swap Between Start Menu and Start Screen Commented on: 7 weeks ago (October 2, 2014)

The self-configuration routines appear to be really smart... Although my installation of Win10 was to a separate, clean partition, somehow...someway...Win10 knew that I liked my taskbar at the...

Getting Started with the Windows Technical Preview Commented on: 7 weeks ago (October 2, 2014)

Installed into a separate partition--yes, never asks for it but it is still nice to have it supplied (thinking about Murphy)...;)

So far, looks fabulous! First thing I did was unpin the...

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Commented on: 7 weeks ago (September 30, 2014)

Looks really good so far, imo! Another point to be made that artificially speeding up OS revisions simply to conform to some arbitrary amount of time is a bad, bad idea. If anything, five years...

Microsoft to Finally Open a Store in New York City Commented on: 7 weeks ago (September 30, 2014)

With eCommerce booming & no end in sight, specialty brick & mortar stores like these seem like a real throwback to pre-Internet retailing. Windows & computer-related products have...

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