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Windows 8.1 Update 1: Modern App Taskbar Previews Commented on: 37 weeks ago (March 8, 2014)

Icon overlays would be nice, I use Outlook so I can tell when new mail is waiting without switching to the Start page.

Although having said that, I've been using the Start search as a...

The Golden Age of Choice Commented on: 1 year ago (November 17, 2013)

I have to disagree with Paul. I feel like these walled gardens are only getting worse. Windows Phone can't participate in Google chats or use Google Calendar at all (neither can Windows 8 there...

Surface Stats and Speculation Commented on: 1 year ago (August 26, 2013)

Agreed. Mine is so adequate for my needs that I handed my company-issued Dell latitude laptop back to them and only use my Surface RT on the go.

Microsoft Wins the High Ground in War with Google Commented on: 1 year ago (August 19, 2013)

The Xbox shows pre-roll ads, as well as inset ads. Is it using the proper API? If so, why can't Microsoft just use this code over on Windows Phone?

Windows 8.1 Tip: Use Micro-SD with Libraries and Metro-Style Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (July 24, 2013)

Unfortunate I can't tell SkyDrive to use my SD card for storage. My Surface RT can't hold my entire skydrive contents locally but the SD card has more than enough room.

It's luxury I know...

Are Libraries Going Away in Windows 8.1? Commented on: 1 year ago (June 10, 2013)

Do you know if the preview will be available on RT?

Skype + Outlook.com Commented on: 1 year ago (April 30, 2013)

Requires a plugin? What is this, 2003?

Blue Leaks Again ... and Again! Commented on: 1 year ago (April 20, 2013)

That's unfortunate about the phone. I constantly wish my hardware search key was context aware rather than direct link to bing. Although if it must be a concrete link to Bing, maybe they could at...

Windows 8 Tip: Add RSS Feeds to the News App Commented on: 1 year ago (April 15, 2013)

I'm all for starting any and every type of petition to get this on Windows Phone as well. WhiteHouse.gov, Change.org, you name it.

Windows 8 Tip: Run Metro Apps in Windows on the Desktop Commented on: 1 year ago (March 6, 2013)

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