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What the Tech 161: A New Start with Windows Commented on: 1 year ago (April 18, 2013)

Yes, information is limited now but if I understand the situation correctly the start button will just switch to the Metro start screen. This can only get a negative reaction from the people who...

Windows 8/RT App Updates: Bing Apps Commented on: 1 year ago (April 15, 2013)

The Bing app developers need to start a parallel skunkworks project to replace the Xbox media apps. If they ignore everything the Xbox team has done and start from a clean sheet today then by the... Finally Gets a Modern Calendar Experience Commented on: 1 year ago (April 2, 2013)

Nice to see this is finally happening. It is annoying enough having to use the web interface at all when there is a Calendar app on my tablet but at least now the UI will be consistent. Hopefully...

Windows 8/RT App Update: Xbox Music Commented on: 1 year ago (March 26, 2013)

I reinstalled Music, then then did the update.

I spent a few minutes letting it fail miserably to index my library. Same old useless piece of junk as far as I can tell. Completely unusable...

(Virtual) Hands-On with Windows 8 “Blue” Build 9364 Commented on: 1 year ago (March 25, 2013)

While Blue looks promising for those of us who have found some limited use for Metro, I'm going wait and see. I need more and more detailed information on what Blue actually includes, what new...

Windows Blue Leaks! Commented on: 1 year ago (March 24, 2013)

For me Windows 8 is purely a tablet OS so I'm happy to see Blue, as expected, focuses mainly on evolving and improving the Metro UI and experience. As long as Microsoft doesn't botch things up too...

Windows 8 Tip: Reset or Refresh Your PC Commented on: 1 year ago (March 17, 2013)

Yes, I was kind of disappointed to see the same thing with my Asus VivoTab. At least the few Asus apps are quick and easy to remove - about 2 minutes for everything.

To be fair, Office was...

1.5 Million Surface Sales: Good or Bad? Commented on: 1 year ago (March 15, 2013)

I expect Surface RT owners will join the hallowed ranks of enthusiastic early adopters who get to experience the joy of seeing their shiny new toy killed off by Microsoft before the warranty...

What the Tech 155: Content Consumption Commented on: 1 year ago (March 11, 2013)

I was interested to hear the discussion about how radio and the web might come together, especially having read this story on CBC a couple of hours before I watched What The Tech.


Rhapsody 3.0 for Windows Phone 8 Commented on: 1 year ago (February 17, 2013)

Hopefully Apple will release an iTunes app soon for Windows Phone and Windows 8/RT so Microsoft customers outside the US can have a viable online/digital media solution.

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