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A Charmless "Threshold" with Virtual Desktops? Commented on: 7 weeks ago (August 7, 2014)

I don't mind the charms bar, but Paul had an interesting comment with trying to unify the UI between Windows and Windows Phone. IMO, a perfect (and more user-accepted) replacement for the charms...

Microsoft to Launch Cheaper Xbox One with No Kinect Commented on: 20 weeks ago (May 13, 2014)

Paul, your article quotes Yusuf: "Today we're introducing a new Xbox One with Kinect for $399."

That says with Kinect? Is that a mis-statement on his part or a mis-quote? Or does the new...

Windows Team Sets Schedule to Ludicrous Speed Commented on: 22 weeks ago (April 23, 2014)

I get the whole push to make the desktop more useable, but for people like me who've bought into modern with a Surface, how about going the other way?

How about letting typical desktop apps...

HERE Maps for Windows 8.1 Commented on: 30 weeks ago (February 28, 2014)

I'm not sure about HERE Maps, but HERE Drive is horrible. (and I'm also not sure why these apps are separate.)

My biggest irk is that HERE Drive does not provide a list of directions; it...

Xbox One Play & Charge Kit Commented on: 39 weeks ago (December 30, 2013)

Is it just me or does anyone else not see the purpose of this? I use regular rechargeable AA batteries. 4 batteries + recharger is less than $10 and solves the issue here plus I can use those...

Xbox One: Internet Explorer Commented on: 41 weeks ago (December 16, 2013)

But don't you need Xbox Live Gold to use IE anyway? That is at least the way it is on xbox 360.

Xbox One Review Commented on: 43 weeks ago (December 3, 2013)

Something that I think has been missed in every review I read, this one included...what's the handicap if you don't want to pay ANOTHER $60 for xbox live gold (yes, I know you can often get the...

Sony PlayStation 4 Review Commented on: 44 weeks ago (November 22, 2013)

A couple typos:
- In the graf that begins: "This UI is not distracting..." You have "pretty smaller" when it should be "pretty small."
- In the first graf under final thoughts, it...

Good News and Bad News for Windows Phone Commented on: 45 weeks ago (November 14, 2013)

I think you have an error in your last "Good" point. A year ago, Apple had ~25%, WP had ~2%. So the difference would be 23%, not 12%. This makes the comparison much more favorable for WP.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 2: First Impressions and Photos Commented on: 49 weeks ago (October 21, 2013)

Hey Paul - I've been trying forever to find any info on connected standby. According to a MS whitepaper (...

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