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Windows 10 Technical Preview build 10041 gets update for login screen issue Commented on: 4 days ago (March 26, 2015)

I've noticed the login screen delays before disappearing when you finish typing your pin. It's only about 2 full seconds, but it feels like an eternity to me.

What the tweaked Start Screen transparency looks like in Windows 10 Commented on: 5 days ago (March 25, 2015)

hey Richard this also fixed another issue: when dragging an app around in tablet mode, the full-screen version of it remained as you dragged the thumbnail preview, which was odd and disorienting....

Here it Comes: Windows 10 Technical Preview for Phones On Its Way Commented on: 6 weeks ago (February 12, 2015)

I can't find the "Windows Insider app" in the app store on my Lumia Icon, and the Preview for Developer app that I already have doesn't seem to be providing this as an update.

Enabling GodMode for Windows 10 Commented on: 6 weeks ago (February 11, 2015)

This is what the Windows instant search scans when you start trying to find a setting from the Start search (Vista and 7) or Search charm (Windows 8). So you could just skip this and just type a...

A Quick Guide to Microsoft's Health Offerings Commented on: 14 weeks ago (December 19, 2014)

MSN Health app on Windows Phone: track diet and cardio (no strength training/lifting).

MSN Heath app on Windows 8 app: track diet and strength training (no cardio entry).

Why does...

Microsoft Details Lumia Denim Schedule, Camera Improvements Commented on: 14 weeks ago (December 18, 2014)

If I'm not mistaken, the Icon is only on Verizon.
And Verizon hasn't given Icon users the Cyan update yet, so we won't get denim either.

And unlike the OS, we can't bypass the carrier...

NOOK – Microsoft Commented on: 16 weeks ago (December 4, 2014)

This is a shame, because Nook is a great high-quality app on Windows 8. The Kindle app is absolute garbage in comparison.

Here's What's Really Happening to OneDrive in Windows 10 Commented on: 19 weeks ago (November 15, 2014)

If there aren't placeholders for OneDrive, I will stick with Windows 8.1. This is absolutely ridiculous to rip out that amazing feature. You know how you solve confusion? Just make everything...

Windows 10 Tip: Disable Desktop Animations Commented on: 22 weeks ago (October 23, 2014)

Windows 8 and 8.1 had window shadows too, and this control did toggle them -- but they were so very light that you could barely notice a difference.

Microsoft Delivers First Update to the Windows Technical Preview Commented on: 23 weeks ago (October 21, 2014)

I want to dual-boot my Surface Pro 3 by either partitioning the SSD or installing into a VHD file (which I did before with Windows 8), but I destroy my Surface every time I try. I suspect...

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