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Blue Leaks Again ... and Again! Commented on: 1 year ago (April 22, 2013)

I absolutely do not understand why some people claim that the RT UI is "the future," but at the same time aren't comfortable in letting people *choose* when and if that particular future is one...

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

It's a very simple formula:

Metro = Microsoft's touchscreen UI

Desktop = Microsoft's non-touchscreen, mouse/keyboard UI

It boggles the mind why anyone at Microsoft might have...

What the Tech 161: A New Start with Windows Commented on: 1 year ago (April 18, 2013)

Paul, the image at the top of the page looks just like you; the image at the bottom left looks nothing like you...;) What's in a camera angle, right? Not to make light of this horrific situation...

Windows 8 Tip: Manage Startup Applications Commented on: 1 year ago (April 17, 2013)

I concur--task manager--great improvement in Win8Pro.

A Theory about the Office on iPad Schedule Commented on: 1 year ago (April 10, 2013)

Deprecate the desktop? It looks to me like Win8Pro RT *is* a desktop, just a massively inferior desktop for people who prefer keyboards and 1-4k dpi mice as their preferred input devices. I...

Xbox v.Next and Always On(line) Commented on: 1 year ago (April 9, 2013)

Adam Orth's comment, as I read it, was not intended as a public comment--rather it was an unfortunate private discussion with an associate over the theoretical merits of "always on" that was...

What I’ve Learned from Using “Blue”: All Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (April 6, 2013)


I upgraded to Win8 Pro x64 from Win7 x64. I never use "Metro"--I do everything I do from the desktop just as I did with Win7. Win8 in many respects is leaner and faster and...

What I’ve Learned from Dual-Booting "Blue" Commented on: 1 year ago (April 3, 2013)

It boggles the mind how the mega-best-selling Microsoft OS of just 4 years ago--Windows 7--was considered state of the art in every respect, but now there are people who actually believe that the...

Blue’s Clues: Blue is Windows 8.1 Commented on: 1 year ago (April 3, 2013)

I would hope that they would distribute it just like a service pack, no matter what they call it.

Nokia Lumia 920 Review Commented on: 1 year ago (March 30, 2013)

It used to be, you know, that "heavy" as in dense, generally meant "quality construction," whereas lightweight often meant "cheap and flimsy." Guess things really haven't changed that much.

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