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What the tweaked Start Screen transparency looks like in Windows 10 Commented on: 8 weeks ago (March 25, 2015)

Transparency amount should be user-configurable, with 2 sliders, one for Start Menu and one for Start Screen. User choice is paramount.

Windows 10 Tip: Customize the Start Menu Commented on: 32 weeks ago (October 7, 2014)

You can pin nearly anything to the left pane of the Start Menu, by simply dragging it there.

Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Sync Settings with Your PCs and Tablets Commented on: 1 year ago (April 18, 2014)

Your theme syncing "approximations" are wildly incorrect. They sync a lot better than you portray.

For your examples:
Selecting "Teal" on the phone correctly makes Windows 8.1 select...

Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Master Social Networking Integration Commented on: 1 year ago (April 17, 2014)

Improved? I can no-longer immediately "Like" posts I see in the "What's New" page.. I have to wait 5+ seconds for an app to load. I don't know if I'm sold on this concept yet.

Nokia Lumia "Black": Nokia Camera Beta Commented on: 1 year ago (January 15, 2014)

The final link at the bottom also says Beta, but shouldn't, right?

Windows 8.1 Tip: Disable App Auto-Update Commented on: 1 year ago (September 27, 2013)

I wonder if it might make sense to have these "update install tries/logs" in the Windows Update area of Windows. That way, you could see when app updates tried to install, and when app updates...

Windows 8.1 Tip: Move the Location of the SkyDrive Folder Commented on: 1 year ago (September 10, 2013)

File History backs up your Libraries. The trick is to make sure your SkyDrive directory is included in a Library. For me, I have the regular libraries (Documents, Photos, Videos) as directories on...

Windows 8.1 Book: Thinking About the TOC Commented on: 1 year ago (August 31, 2013)

I think a combo sounds nice too, like "How to manage files with File Explorer and SkyDrive", and "Playing music with Media Player and Xbox Music"

Microsoft Delivers Fixes for Windows 8.1 Preview Commented on: 1 year ago (July 3, 2013)

For me, I cannot get one of the updates (KB2863312) to install properly.

KB2863312 will "install", require a restart, but then Windows Update says that the install failed, and the update is...

Smart Phone for the Win Commented on: 2 years ago (April 28, 2013)

Here's another option that exists: Any live tile can be right-clicked to choose the option "Turn live tile off".

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