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Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Take the Next Step with ModernMix Commented on: 1 week ago (April 11, 2014)

My one hope is that one day Microsoft wakes up and realizes that the desktop and Modern UI don't go well together and they update the look of the desktop. It looks terrible in those screenshots,...

What I Expect (and Hope) to See at Build 2014 Commented on: 2 weeks ago (March 31, 2014)

Harsh but true.

Microsoft Surface 2 LTE Commented on: 4 weeks ago (March 17, 2014)

Because Microsoft is not apple and doesn't command blind allegiance like apple does.

Nokia Provides a Few Crumbs for Windows, Windows Phone Users Commented on: 7 weeks ago (February 24, 2014)

Too true.

What the Heck is Happening to Windows? Commented on: 9 weeks ago (February 9, 2014)

Can't say I agree with any of this article. W8 Update 1 needs more refinement but also needs to bring the desktop into the Modern UI. The most jarring thing about update 1 is that the two...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16610 Commented on: 10 weeks ago (February 8, 2014)

FrankenWindows! The desktop intrusion with the taskbar looks totally out of place (and truly disgusting) and very 1990's compared to the Modern UI look. Microsoft again just doesn't seem to be...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Now with More Integration Commented on: 12 weeks ago (January 22, 2014)

If the desktop doesn't get a facelift to match the looks of modern apps it will still be as jarring as it is now. At the very least a theme should be available otherwise I don't see much point in...

Beats Music Preview Commented on: 13 weeks ago (January 18, 2014)

"Consumers, finally, are catching on to the fact that cloud-based music services are a better deal than buying music outright.". Can't say I agree, owning my own music and not being restricted to...

Windows Phone Turned the Corner in 2013 Commented on: 17 weeks ago (December 19, 2013)

An overly optimistic assessment when the reality is Windows Phone still has a paltry 3% market share. The year on year growth will obviously be large relative to the previous year's when sales...

The Sad State of Amazon Apps on Windows Commented on: 18 weeks ago (December 9, 2013)

Probably a good lesson in why not to latch on to services from any of these companies.

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