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Get Windows Phone 8.1 as Soon as Possible Commented on: 22 weeks ago (April 15, 2014)

I keep getting the error, "The update was downloaded, but couldn't be opened. (8018830f)". I've rebooted more times than I can count. I have a Lumia 1520.

Windows Phone 8.1 Preview: Podcasts Commented on: 28 weeks ago (March 9, 2014)

I hope that there's an equivalent Windows Metro app that syncs with the Windows Phone app. I'd love a Windows desktop app, too, but that's probably too much to ask for.

Windows Phone 8 Update 3: Driving Mode Commented on: 28 weeks ago (March 4, 2014)

I turned on Driving Mode yesterday, and ever since then, I am no longer able to listen to podcasts in Music+Video, or run Pandora and Netflx. Music+Video gives me a 803a0000 error code and Netflix...

Outlook.com Gets Improved Sweep, Search and More Commented on: 35 weeks ago (January 17, 2014)

Search was broken this morning. I was trying to find the original e-mail Microsoft sent me when I first purchased Windows 8 a year. Searching for product key returned no hits. Even searching...

Nokia Lumia "Black": App Folder Commented on: 36 weeks ago (January 9, 2014)

Is it just me, or is Nokia doing a better job pushing the WP platform forward than Microsoft?

Windows Weekly 341: Hunt the Wumpus Commented on: 39 weeks ago (December 21, 2013)

Doesn't Secret Santa mean that they're identity is a *secret*?

Windows Phone On-Screen Buttons? Commented on: 39 weeks ago (December 16, 2013)

While I agree that today's hardware buttons are far too easy to hit by mistake, especially the Search button, why would an on-screen button be any different?

What the Tech 192: The Triple Play Commented on: 40 weeks ago (December 11, 2013)

In addition to the Start Menu, I'd love to see MS bring back the Aero glass effects (including Aero peek). Any news on that?

Further Changes Coming in Windows "Threshold" Commented on: 40 weeks ago (December 9, 2013)

This is good news, I guess, but I really wish MS would focus more on improving the desktop, rather than simply undoing the mistakes of Windows 8. Other than a better task manager and faster boots...

Microsoft Tackles Chromebook, Again Commented on: 41 weeks ago (December 6, 2013)

I can run Excel and Word on my Chromebook and I only paid $170 for it. However, I am considering getting a Windows laptop so I can establish a VPN and remote desktop to my computer at work....

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