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Surface Pro 3 Firmware Updates for November Are Now Available Commented on: 2 years ago (November 19, 2014)

Unrelated, but just saw this update in the Download Center. An unexpected surprise, but way overdue!

Remote Desktop Connection Manager 2.7:...

Will Microsoft Ever Fix the Surface Pro 3 Wi-Fi Issues? Commented on: 2 years ago (November 18, 2014)

Ha! No kidding. But Marvell in this case.

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Commented on: 2 years ago (September 30, 2014)

Binary #: I like it, though I think that should have been the NT era, or at least the 9x era. We're still in the NT era with 10 (presumably), so it probably doesn't warrant the 2.0 (not that...

Microsoft Consumer Services: Xbox Music Commented on: 2 years ago (September 30, 2014)

Count me as a huge fan of the service, although the WP app was inexplicably better in the past than now (though getting better, as you tirelessly document--thank you!). I don't understand why they...

Microsoft to Finally Open a Store in New York City Commented on: 2 years ago (September 30, 2014)

$2750/square foot? That is insanity.

At the Mall of America--where the Microsoft Store is directly across from the Apple Store--it's fascinating to stand for a while in the middle. It is a...

Developer Preview Users Getting New Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Build ... And Cyan! Commented on: 2 years ago (September 25, 2014)

I was surprised by the notification for the update on my 920 (AT&T) early this morning. Installed without issue--hooray! I even have cell phone connectivity, imagine that. :P

BLU Win HD First Impressions Commented on: 2 years ago (September 22, 2014)

"The rear camera is 8 megapixels with flash, a step up from the 5 megapixels on the Lumia 635."

A step up because? This keeps coming up, but more pixels =/= better.

Windows 9 Technical Preview Virtual Desktops and Notification Center Video Leaks: An Analysis Commented on: 2 years ago (September 15, 2014)

Not crazy about the notification center as shown. Microsoft sometimes seems determined not to learn from past mistakes--"Desktop" users don't want a mobile-ized UI. Not that there can't be middle...

Windows 9 Technical Preview Video Leaks: An Analysis Commented on: 2 years ago (September 12, 2014)

Hopefully they'll resolve the display scaling issues (still present in 8.1) for the Desktop, especially when using/switching between monitors with different DPIs. In other words, enable changing...

Microsoft Surface Firmware Updates for September 2014 Commented on: 2 years ago (September 9, 2014)

Hopefully this increases reliability with the docking station as well.

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