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Jensen Harris Tells the Story of the Design of Windows 8 Commented on: 2 years ago (November 22, 2012)

I have only one issue with Windows 8 and that's Microsoft's unwillingness to allow users to choose between booting the "Metro" start screen or go straight to the desktop with the Start button/menu...

Welcome to the New SuperSite! Commented on: 2 years ago (November 13, 2012)

Congrats on the new site Paul and thanks for always trying to tell it like it is.

Windows 8 Pro PC Upgrade Cost is Just $15 Commented on: 2 years ago (May 14, 2012) $15 to upgrade to "8" sounds like a bargain until you remember Windows 7 was offered for free to those who bought a new PC with Windows Vista pre-installed as "7" was approaching...
Windows Live Essentials 2011 Commented on: 4 years ago (October 1, 2010) Yes, this is great software. The only criticism I would throw at the Mail program is it no longer supports indenting the original text of messages when replying in newsgroups. The Wave 3 Mail...
Microsoft: Only IE 9 Will Offer Full Hardware Acceleration Commented on: 4 years ago (September 11, 2010) Hopefully we'll get to see IE9 beta in action soon. Is the release date still looking like September 15th?
Microsoft (Sort Of) Explains What's Going On With Live Mesh And Live Sync Commented on: 4 years ago (June 11, 2010)

I find this latest online storage model by Microsoft mysterious and perplexing.  It is reminiscent of companies creating "crippleware" versions of their products to give users a taste of the real...

Live From New York ... It's the Office 2010 Launch Commented on: 4 years ago (May 12, 2010)

Regarding upgrading to Office 2010 if you already have a previous version of Office, I have to say that the ribbon as implemented in 2010 immediately made sense to me.  It didn't in 2007 so I...

Don't forget: Today's the day for Morro Commented on: 5 years ago (June 23, 2009) I installed MSE today on Vista x86 and Windows 7 RC1 x86 after registering with the Microsoft Connect website. There are three installers; one for 32 bit XP, one for 32 bit Vista...
Make Windows XP Look Like Windows 7 in Three Steps Commented on: 5 years ago (June 16, 2009) In addition to the above there's a program called Winstep Extreme which includes a taskbar replacement that mimics the Windows 7 Superbar almost pefectly. Taskbar entries can be moved, hovering the...
XP Mode and gaming: Not so much Commented on: 5 years ago (April 25, 2009) It's understandable why folks would like games that only run on properly in XP to work in a virtual XP environment, but even if it supported 3D acceleration this would not be optimal. 3D games...

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