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Thinking About Microsoft's Brands Commented on: 3 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

You hit the nail on the head. It amazes me how many people seem surprised when I assert that Windows Phone is actually slicker and more modern than the tired looking IOS. When I show them and tell...

SkyDrive Becomes OneDrive Commented on: 25 weeks ago (January 27, 2014)

Oh please no. Remember the "Mod Squad"? That name has a very specific meaning in the world of design and you don't want to be associated with that....unless your going heavy on the irony....

Windows Phone On-Screen Buttons? Commented on: 31 weeks ago (December 16, 2013)

At first I thought the removal of the Back button sounded like a big mistake. But if they implement this right, I would gladly put up with the change to say goodbye to accidental search button...

In Praise of the Nokia Lumia 520 Commented on: 44 weeks ago (September 18, 2013)

So "Candy Crush" is the deal-breaker for you? With all of that lead up, this is the example you put on the table?

Microsoft (Also) Updates Windows Phone 8 Metro Sync App Commented on: 1 year ago (June 3, 2013)

It's strange how the Zune software is almost universally well-regarded and also sported a Metro look and feel before WP7 even and yet they seem insistent on building the Xbox branded alternative...

Office Web Apps to Improve with Android Editing and Real-Time Coauthoring Commented on: 1 year ago (May 8, 2013)

Sounds good. I hope that the ability to freeze rows or columns is added. That is crucial to me. It seems especially important for a "lite" version of Excel since at the very least you are wanting...

Blue’s Clues: WebGL Support in IE 11 Commented on: 1 year ago (April 1, 2013)

Glad to see this. I teach 3D modeling and recently found this site (https://sketchfab.com/) and was excited for this as a way to...

Windows Phone App for Windows 8 Gets a Nice Update Commented on: 1 year ago (March 9, 2013)

I just got a Lumia 920. Had a Focus with WP7. Which do you recommend for syncing with Windows 8? The WP8 desktop app? The Metro app? Can you even still use the Zune app (which I currently...

Going Pro: Surface Pen Commented on: 1 year ago (February 20, 2013)

As an artist who has been longing to buy a Wacom Cintiq tablet/monitor, the Surface Pro seems almost too good to be true. If you've priced the Cintiqs, you know how outlandishly expensive they...

Windows 8 Tip: Buy the Electronic Upgrade Now, Install It Later Commented on: 1 year ago (January 26, 2013)

Do you have to download it multiple times to purchase multiple licenses? Is there an easier way to do that?

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