Threshold Revealed: Microsoft Talks the Future of Windows Commented on: 2 weeks ago (April 2, 2014)

I'm in the group who doesn't want a return to that archaic thing the start menu is.

The Start Screen is so much better. Why do people want to go through folder after folder to run something...

Windows 8.1 with Bing Revealed Commented on: 6 weeks ago (March 7, 2014)

Awe, I would have rather had the free Windows version.

Oh well. This seems very logical in and of itself. I can't wait to see fanboys of other companies complain that this is some sort of...

Free Windows? Maybe Commented on: 7 weeks ago (February 28, 2014)

I'm actually excited for the idea, if the ads stay somewhat unobtrusive to the experience. Namely, if they stay in the Modern UI, it wouldn't be AS big an issue, since, you know, people are used...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16596 Commented on: 11 weeks ago (February 3, 2014)

Well, this looks like a solid set of improvements. I wonder if this will be enough to get people to stop complaining and realize the usefulness of Windows 8 on a whole.

Windows 8.1 Upgrade: Step-By-Step Commented on: 26 weeks ago (October 18, 2013)

In my case, the process took 3 and a half hours for my main machine, but a majority of it requires no interaction from you: you can quite honestly go out and take care of business or just enjoy a...

Here Comes Windows 8.1 Commented on: 26 weeks ago (October 16, 2013)

Well, good to know I have this to look forward to in the morning. Might want to make a video about the upgrade process.

Twitter App for Windows Phone 8 Updated to Version 3.0 Commented on: 28 weeks ago (October 8, 2013)

Just updated today, and I have to say, while I won't use any features other than the dark theme, and maybe favourite user updates, it's still nice to have more features available, and to see...

Microsoft Touts the Windows 8.1 Mail Experience Commented on: 28 weeks ago (October 3, 2013)

While I use Thunderbird for my mail currently, this looks to be enough of an update to make me consider switching.

Then gain, I already do only use this on my laptops, with Thunderbird...

Windows 8.1 Tip: Configure Smart Search Commented on: 29 weeks ago (September 30, 2013)

My whole beef with this new default is that when I use the Windows 8 search function, I am always searching the local machine: If I want information online, I will load up a brower. Defaulting to...

In Praise of the Nokia Lumia 520 Commented on: 30 weeks ago (September 18, 2013)

I eventually did, about a month ago, get a 520 through AT&T. I have been nothing but happy with it ever since. Indeed, if only Facebook messages would go (account based issue, not phone based...

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