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Windows Team Sets Schedule to Ludicrous Speed Commented on: 6 hours ago (April 23, 2014)

Typo in paragraph 5 has it that Windows 9 was to be released April 2014, should be April 2015

Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Master the New Custom Volume Settings Commented on: 1 day ago (April 22, 2014)


I don't know where's the best place to mention this, but I just encountered an unxexpected behavior with the Action Center and general notifications.

If you turn off an item...

Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Master IE 11 Navigation Commented on: 2 days ago (April 21, 2014)

It seems the way the browser handles video has changed a good bit, too. Rather than handing off playback to the built-in video player, it actually just plays it on the page now.

Windows Phone 8.1 Preview Commented on: 2 weeks ago (April 3, 2014)

Do you know if the version of IE11 coming in WP8.1 is the same as that packed into WindowsRT, or is it the one on Xbox One?

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Review Commented on: 3 weeks ago (April 2, 2014)

Typo at the end of the first paragraph: while is true that Microsoft was "writing the wrongs of Windows 8" two-plus years ago, now they're trying to "right" the wrongs.

I know you say you...

Some Thoughts About Office "Touch" for Windows Commented on: 3 weeks ago (March 28, 2014)

Considering the success the "it has full Office" marketing campaign has had, this release isn't going to impact Windows tablet sales in the slightest.

If your core product's only draw is...

Mozilla Kills Modern Version of Firefox Commented on: 5 weeks ago (March 15, 2014)

The problem isn't limited to browser makers, though it's pretty acute for them. Mobile apps suck - flat out, no bones about it. The only way around that is to be in a first- or second-party...

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

Please don't forget that by including this stuff on traditional, desktop PCs - where it seems sort of strange and offputting - Windows users don't have to learn multiple, disparate interfaces....

PlayStation 4 at 6 Million: What?! Commented on: 7 weeks ago (March 4, 2014)

I figure the lagging of the X1 has nothing to do directly with consumers, but everything to do with marketing. The marketing failure of the X1 didn't just start at E3 when the PS4 got announced...

Windows 8.1 Update 1: Modern Mouse Improvements Commented on: 10 weeks ago (February 6, 2014)

The intelligent move on their part isn't to make the OS so that you can ignore entire swaths of it, but so that you can interact naturally and easily with all the parts of it.

The title bar...

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