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Windows 8 Tip: Shut Down Metro-Style Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (January 22, 2013)

Also bring up the modern app switcher (the thing on the left), right click on program -> close.

Even with Windows 8, Some Things Never Change Commented on: 2 years ago (March 20, 2012) Refresher from your operating systems course: - A program needs access to a file. - It requests to open the file from the kernel. - The kernel opens the file, gives the program a handle and makes...
7.5 Ch-Ch-Changes, Part 2: Windows Phone 7.5 Update Now DELIVERING! Commented on: 3 years ago (September 27, 2011) And now they're delivering everywhere except spain.
SuperSite Blog Daily Update: December 8, 2010 Commented on: 4 years ago (December 9, 2010) I don't see what there is to be excited about Chrome OS. If it were really a fundamentally new approach to OS's then yeah, I'd be excited. From everything I've heard though, it looks like yet another...
Microsoft (Sort Of) Explains What's Going On With Live Mesh And Live Sync Commented on: 4 years ago (June 11, 2010)

I on the other hand do use Live Desktop on a regular basis, and would have a really bad time deciding what goes in there and what doesn't (I use 72% of the 5GB capacity at the moment). I'm going...

A Small Glimpse at the Next Windows UI? Commented on: 4 years ago (June 6, 2010) God, I hope Microsoft doesn't use it. There are some things that the Metro UI works wonderfully for (like Zune, coming from a Zune owner) and there are other things where it would be awful. On a...
What About the HP Slate? Exactly. What About It? Commented on: 4 years ago (April 6, 2010) Compatibility. That's funny one. Honestly Paul, usually i agree 95% with the content of your articles, but this one is waaay off-base. Windows loses the compatibility battle when hell freezes over....
Zeldman Just Doesn't Get It On IE 9 Commented on: 4 years ago (March 16, 2010) Not to be an ass, but Paul, I distinctly remember you arguing that Microsoft should switch to WebKit because all of its innovations in IE8 had been in UI as opposed to rendering speed. I know that...
Bill Hill: iPad is Excellent, Will Kill the Kindle Commented on: 4 years ago (February 13, 2010) Interesting, but entirely wrong. eInk is vastly superior for books for the exact reason that it isn't LCD or anything else that glows. While LCD is vastly superior to CRT for reducing eye-strain, I...
'Twas the night before Zune HD... Commented on: 5 years ago (September 15, 2009) Hi Paul, Your Zune HD reviews give page not found.

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