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Windows 10 Adoption Rate Slows Briefly in April Commented on: 1 year ago (May 3, 2016)

NetMarketshare's numbers for this month seem to be a bit wonky... and they keep adjusting them. Currently they show 15.34% for Win10.
There's a "Windows 3.1" entry at 0.45%. Yesterday "...

Windows Insider Program Eligibility Shrinks After Windows 10 Mobile CB Release Commented on: 1 year ago (March 18, 2016)

"At that time you will have to revert back to Windows Phone 8.1 using the Windows Device Recovery Tool in order to continue receiving updates for your handset."

Do we really expect any more...

Windows Weekly 379: Snarknado Commented on: 3 years ago (September 11, 2014)

The titles of the next episodes should be:
Snarknado 2: The Snarkening
Snarknado 3: Snarkocalypse

Surface Pro 3: Understanding the Hardware in Each Version Commented on: 3 years ago (May 24, 2014)

I think the i3 chip is actually Haswell ULX. This one has even lower TDP than the ULVs (11.5 W vs. 15W) - so it should get even better battery life, assuming the batteries are the same.

Windows Phone Device Stats: April 2014 Commented on: 3 years ago (April 23, 2014)

Re: WP 8.1 - that should be "78 percent for Windows Phone 8.0 (or a combined 81.1 percent usage for Windows Phone 8.x)" - right?

Windows Weekly 356: Build 2014 Commented on: 3 years ago (April 5, 2014)

Great show. Definitely should be renamed "Windows Weekly 8.1 with Beer" though...

Only Windows Gets Mobile Multitasking Right Commented on: 3 years ago (March 5, 2014)

So, basically, in the kingdom of the blind, Windows is the one-eyed man... ;-)

Microsoft Provides Free Data Transfer Tool to XP Users Commented on: 3 years ago (March 3, 2014)

In the meantime, the usage share of XP went up again, according to the latest data from Net Applications. I don't know what's gonna happen with those people after the final Patch Tuesday...

Happy Birthday, Office 365 Commented on: 3 years ago (January 31, 2014)

I wouldn't mind seeing more more options for home users, instead of the one-size-fits-all Home Premium. Really, I'm kinda surprised there aren't more, given Microsoft's love of multiple SKUs......

Desktop No Longer a Default Start Screen Tile in Windows RT 8.1 Commented on: 3 years ago (October 24, 2013)

I don't doubt that the desktop will be gone from RT with the next version. (Unless RT itself dies first.)

There's a lot of work left until then, though:
- The Metro Office, which...

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