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Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16610 Commented on: 29 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: 31 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: 32 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: 36 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: 37 weeks ago (December 9, 2013)

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

Dell Venue 8 Pro: What's Missing Commented on: 43 weeks ago (November 2, 2013)

Does Miracast actually work after doing all the required updates to the Netgear receiver and tablet?

Dell Venue 8 Pro: First Impressions and Screenshots Commented on: 43 weeks ago (October 30, 2013)

The pen blows http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...

Why Microsoft Didn't Make a Bay Trail Surface Commented on: 44 weeks ago (October 21, 2013)

Have to disagree. Improved performance and a better screen don't suddenly resolve the problems of Windows RT which is the reliance on apps which are still not forthcoming and no signs they ever...

Windows 8.1 Upgrade Woes Commented on: 45 weeks ago (October 20, 2013)

Upgraded 2 Acer tablets, the W510 and the W500 running W8 Pro, both went smoothly, though a bit time consuming due to their lower performance but had no problems.

Fall 2013 Windows Tablet Preview Commented on: 50 weeks ago (September 12, 2013)

So it looks like Dell is getting my money for one of their devices. And if those prices hold up I see no market for a $499 ARM tablet, even if its from Nokia. RT seems destined for the scrap heap...

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