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Windows 8.1 Update 1 Hits RTM Commented on: 40 weeks ago (March 8, 2014)

I do not like it defaulting back to the Desktop after closing a Modern app. Other than that, all working well. There are some things I am going to have to get used to, but one of the first things...

Only Windows Gets Mobile Multitasking Right Commented on: 41 weeks ago (March 6, 2014)

Microsoft had a great ad out last year highlighting just this feature. Sports scout reporting on a player to hi manager with video chat while looking up stats on the split screen. His competitor...

PlayStation 4 at 6 Million: What?! Commented on: 41 weeks ago (March 5, 2014)

Location, location, location. In this case, the number of markets on launch. Here is Sony ready to expand into the Kingdom of Games, Japan and other markets long before Xbox is out of the box....

Nokia HERE Maps Coming to All Windows 8.1 Devices Commented on: 42 weeks ago (February 21, 2014)

Here Maps is worthless here in Japan. It appears only Google Maps are supported in this most closed of systems.

What I truly need in apps is the choice to select which mapping software the...

OneDrive Goes Live Commented on: 43 weeks ago (February 19, 2014)

Ok. Updated on phone. Check. Updated online. Check.

On my PC and Surface? Not so much. The app clearly updated as it started with a splash to told me that SkyDrive (not OneDrive) was my...

Bing Health & Fitness Beta for Windows Phone 8 Commented on: 43 weeks ago (February 17, 2014)

This is great, and I think MS's strategy to keep consumers happy about delays has come to light.

Those of us thinking perhaps the full WP 8.1 would be available shortly after the reveal in...

Windows Phone 8.1 Preview: Universal Apps Commented on: 43 weeks ago (February 15, 2014)

Actually, I don't see why this consumer-paid type of situation could NOT be used in RT and WP apps. This does NOT mean universal code, but a universal "app family" that through the MS profile used...

Windows 7 to be Available on Consumer PCs Through October Commented on: 43 weeks ago (February 15, 2014)

Dumbed down for touch? I submit the furor about the Metro or Modern side is from the "dumbed down" who often fail to even try to grasp the flexibility of using both sides of a lighter, faster,...

Skype for Modern Windows 2.5 Commented on: 43 weeks ago (February 15, 2014)

I find myself always using the desktop app. The reason for this is I have 3 different accounts: a personal account I have always used, on which I keep a balance for transcontinental calls; 2 work...

Windows Phone 8.1 Preview: Xbox Music and Video Commented on: 44 weeks ago (February 13, 2014)

I love the separate apps and as noted many times, this means timely updates, which also means if y9ou are waiting for Gapless playback and it doesn't come in this update, you do not likely have to...

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