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Post-PC: HP Declares War on Microsoft Commented on: 1 year ago (October 11, 2013)

I still cannot fathom use of the phrase "Post-PC" when it is so obvious we're not....;) About the best you can say is that we're "PC Plus."

The Windows PC has so many incredible advantages...

Office Garages Takes on the Office Mobility Story Commented on: 1 year ago (October 9, 2013)

..."...see where we're at." As my dear departed granny used to relish reminding me in my youth, "Where you're at, sonny, is behind the at."...;)

Post-PC: When Will Then Be Now? Commented on: 1 year ago (October 9, 2013)

"Windows is no longer dominant..."

Yes, it's also true that in men's underwear sales, sales of British Sterling cologne, and sales of red Ferrari's that Microsoft is not dominant. Yawn....

Dell Venue Pro Preview Commented on: 1 year ago (October 5, 2013)

Microsoft always needs its OEMs, and pricing its own stuff stratospherically gives those partners room to jump in themselves. Now that Dell is back in competent hands I think it is a cinch the...

Microsoft Touts the Windows 8.1 Mail Experience Commented on: 1 year ago (October 4, 2013)

I have an email address at outlook.com (one of several with various services) & I'm running 8.1--but I'm not sure I see any sort of purpose for the "mail" program as depicted here.

Also...

Nokia Picks SuperSite as Blog Star of the Week Commented on: 1 year ago (October 1, 2013)

Well-deserved, I might add! You run a blog site which is not afraid of ideas and dissenting opinion. You're a person who seems to cherish honesty and you have no axes to grind and you don't play...

Rethinking Ray Ozzie Commented on: 1 year ago (October 1, 2013)

Ah, life is full of buzzwords, isn't it? "Device" is a buzzword, "service" is a buzzword. Put Ozzie and Ballmer in separate rooms and query each and prepare to marvel at the difference in their...

Windows 8.1 + SkyDrive = Smart Files Commented on: 1 year ago (October 1, 2013)

I don't think the concept is bad at all, actually, but there are two major "gotcha's" involved that need illumination:

1) Most people's upload speeds are 1/10th their download speeds, so...

Windows Phone Surges in Europe Commented on: 1 year ago (October 1, 2013)

Good point. Why would 50+-year-olds want an iPhone anyway? At that age and later, simplicity becomes ever more important and useful, and much more attractive. The KISS principle isn't just for...

Windows 8.1 Ad: One Experience for Everything in Your Life Commented on: 1 year ago (September 30, 2013)

The only reason I'm not up in arms about the start menu these days is because I've become used to the start menu provided by Classic Shell. Works seamlessly in 8.1, and the new version, 3.9.5, is...

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