Windows Phone 8.1 Review Commented on: 6 hours ago (April 19, 2014)

Are you guys seeing a drop in battery life? On my Lumia 720, I notice a drop - not a massive drop, but discernable enough. Obviously, being a preview, I expect some more optimization will take...

Microsoft Surface Firmware Updates for January 2014 (Take 2) Commented on: 11 weeks ago (January 28, 2014)

MS also needs to work on the Tegra4 drivers for the Surface 2. It's been causing some issues for many as evidenced by the longish thread on the subject on MS Community Forums.

Cheap vs. Good Value Commented on: 13 weeks ago (January 14, 2014)

I echo the sentiment. My work - I am in academia - revolves, for the most part, around the Office Suite. In addition to this, I need a few statistical programs and an academic research tool. While...

Surface 2 Review Commented on: 24 weeks ago (October 30, 2013)

Nice review! Thanks. I can relate to the points that you mentioned in your review. I have had the same experience over the last 3 days - that is to say, ever since I got the Surface 2. I would...

Surface 2 Upgrades that Early Adopters Should Consider Commented on: 25 weeks ago (October 22, 2013)

Hi...

Thanks for this post! I just bought the Type Cover 2 (purple!) to use with my Surface RT. It is excellent and the backlighting works well and will be very useful. There is only one...

Fixing Windows 8: Advice for Users and for Microsoft Commented on: 1 year ago (March 15, 2013)

The problem is Office, isn't it? It's a peculiar conundrum that MS faces. One of the most effective ways it can distinguish it's tabs is by offering a near-complete Office Suite (less Outlook at...

Going Pro: Wrapping Up Commented on: 1 year ago (March 3, 2013)

I can relate to your point of view - namely, that in terms of your needs, the Surface (Pro and, by extension, the RT) is not suitable for you. In so far as I am concerned, however, my impressions...

Surface Pro, Coming Soon to a Country Near You Commented on: 1 year ago (February 28, 2013)

“Surface RT is best described as a tablet with some laptop capabilities,” the release notes, while “Surface Pro is comparable to a full-blown Windows laptop that also boasts tablet capabilities...

Now Available: Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Commented on: 1 year ago (February 27, 2013)

I did have the RC version of IE10 which I updated by directly downloading from the IE site. This is on a Win 7 machine. While I understand that things like bookmarks etc. can by synced across...

iSuppli: Surface Dogged by Low Sales, High Returns Commented on: 1 year ago (February 24, 2013)

Couldn't help but remark: Nice!

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