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Microsoft Touts the Windows 8.1 Mail Experience Commented on: 1 year ago (October 4, 2013)

Is there a way to get it to automatically mark the first unread message as read when you switch to that folder, as per the old behavior?

Windows 8.1 Tip: Master Auto-Snap Commented on: 1 year ago (September 23, 2013)

I've been using the 8.1 Preview and 8.1 RTM from TechNet now and I can't stand the new behavior. Is there a way to disable it?

There should be pre-defined snap areas for 1/3, 1/4 and 1/2....

Xbox Music Comes of Age Commented on: 1 year ago (September 17, 2013)

> And I know I'm still going to get complaints from those who find that it can't match their entire collection to the cloud or who still prefer old-school tools like the Zune PC software....

Windows Phone 8 + GDR2: Xbox Music Improvements Commented on: 1 year ago (August 31, 2013)

It didn't stop working, because it never started working. Every time I have ever downloaded a track to my phone that wasn't in Cloud Collection, I've always had to note it in OneNote so I could go...

RTM: What's In a Name? Commented on: 1 year ago (August 29, 2013)

Couldn't agree more about 8.1 being a regression away from Metro style guidelines. I'm deeply disappointed with how poor the in-app search has become. Instead of keeping search results in the app...

Windows 8.1 Leaked Build Shows Some Lessons Learned Commented on: 1 year ago (August 12, 2013)

I have to agree with you. The new search functionality is more confusing than ever. For example, if I go into Xbox Music and use the search box on the left, it automatically searches Xbox Music...

More Changes Coming to Xbox Music for Windows 8/RT Commented on: 1 year ago (June 27, 2013)

That was addressed in the previous Xbox Music update in May.

Windows 8.1 Preview … Visually Commented on: 1 year ago (June 5, 2013)

I couldn't agree more. Happens to me all the time when I'm watching Netflix, podcasts, etc.

In Blue: Start Experience Changes Commented on: 1 year ago (May 30, 2013)

Not at all. At least not most users. It really is much simpler. Users are lazy. They don't want to learn a new way of doing something, even if that way is easier in the long run.

Case-in-...

Nokia Lumia 928 Review Commented on: 1 year ago (May 30, 2013)

I have to disagree about the microUSB port, Paul. I came from a Samsung Focus to the 920 and I hate having the USB port on the bottom. If I want to plug it in in my car I have to leave the phone...

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