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Microsoft Confirms Its Plans for OneDrive Commented on: 46 weeks ago (January 8, 2015)

Satya is a cloud guy, not a Windows guy, which is why they pulled this Windows specific feature to make it more cross platform compatible and "cloud" marketable.

How Microsoft Hopes to Overcome the App Gap in 2015 Commented on: 47 weeks ago (January 1, 2015)

minecraft and skype are useful negotiating levers when dealing with other platform vendors

Getting Windows to the Threshold Commented on: 1 year ago (June 30, 2014)

I'm not expecting anything that empowers the individual PC. Microsoft wants you to store your data on their servers, and pay them annually for the privilege. Giving you remote access to your own...

Microsoft to Launch Cheaper Xbox One with No Kinect Commented on: 1 year ago (May 14, 2014)

Why doesn't MS offer their own titles in a digital version that allows all of the sharing they promised?

Embracing the Low-Cost PC Commented on: 1 year ago (March 4, 2014)

I argue that it is the slow increase in single threaded performance that is making the low end PC and even smartphone viable. Powerful multi-core applications have not appeared leaving little...

Tami Reller Talks: Windows 8 at 16 Months Commented on: 1 year ago (February 20, 2014)

I had a long post that was basically negative, but I'm shortening to just say what I want:

Dear Microsoft,
I want to want to use Metro, but right now I don't - at all. Please make it...

Windows 7 to be Available on Consumer PCs Through October Commented on: 1 year ago (February 15, 2014)

I think the fall of PC sales is coming from the stagnation in single threaded performance. Developers can't get their heads around multi-core, resulting in a lack of compelling new desktop...

TWiT Live Specials 165: Steve Ballmer Leaving Microsoft Commented on: 2 years ago (August 24, 2013)

My prediction for Ballmer's successor:
The guy who went from Microsoft to Nokia.

Windows 8.1 is a 21st Century Windows 3.1 Commented on: 2 years ago (July 11, 2013)

I wish the MS had put in better mouse support for Metro. Right click functionality could have been enabled for to show menus that would otherwise appear at the bottom of the screen. That would...

Surface RT Users: No Ethernet For You! Commented on: 2 years ago (July 5, 2013)

Wow. I'm getting a little disappointed with the directions Microsoft has been going in. The business people (as opposed to the product people) seem to have a firm hold of the company. The...

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