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Windows 8.1 Update 1: Use the Taskbar in Modern Apps Commented on: 6 weeks ago (March 8, 2014)

Seems like a strange development. I think it would have been simpler and less confusing to just let Modern apps run in Windows on the desktop.

Windows 8.1 Update 1: Modern App Taskbar Previews Commented on: 6 weeks ago (March 8, 2014)

Thanks, Paul. When you open a "Modern app" from the task bar, does it throw you back to the Metro environment or does it open as a window on the desktop? (like ModernMix)

Only Windows Gets Mobile Multitasking Right Commented on: 7 weeks ago (March 5, 2014)

Yeah, but really, if I want to edit a Word document and have multiple windows open, I'll just use my laptop. Plus I'll have the advantages of a larger display, more storage, better keyboard, and...

Dell Venue 11 Pro First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 10 weeks ago (February 10, 2014)

So it looks like the Core i5 version is $850, the mobile keyboard is $150, and the docking station is $140. No thanks, I'll just buy an Ultrabook or a MacBook Air instead.

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16596 Commented on: 11 weeks ago (February 3, 2014)

I guess I'm just a dinosaur, but I'll keep using Start8 and ModernMix until MS finally incorporates these simple features in Windows Version-whatever.

However, I am glad that they're adding...

Hands-on with Beats Music Commented on: 13 weeks ago (January 21, 2014)

Nice review, Paul, but you really are the anti-David Pogue, you know. He could never review anything in his NYT column without mentioning how superior he found the equivalent Apple product, and...

Microsoft Pulls Surface Pro 2 Firmware Update Commented on: 17 weeks ago (December 19, 2013)

Those are the Microsoft employees on PTO in Whistler!

Apple iPad mini with Retina Display Review Commented on: 20 weeks ago (December 2, 2013)

Paul, as part of your job, I guess you’re used to updating your devices whenever a new version comes out. For the rest of us, Apple reliability and support are part of the purchase decision....

Great New Scroogled Ad with the Pawn Stars Commented on: 21 weeks ago (November 26, 2013)

Of course, you're absolutely right about Google, but isn't Microsoft trying to do the same thing?

SkyDrive Updated with New iOS App, Better Facebook Photo Sharing Commented on: 21 weeks ago (November 21, 2013)

The new app sounds great, and I'll probably get it. However, do I really need to point out that Apple already allows you to sync your photos through iCloud and that you can automatically sync them...

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