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A Touchable Office for the Enterprise? Commented on: 20 weeks ago (August 5, 2014)

So for the minority of people using office on fondle slabs, the next update will be great/cool/exciting/etc.

However, for the rest of us, Office won't be any different. Or at least I...

Will Businesses Embrace Windows 8.1 and Surface 2? Commented on: 1 year ago (October 23, 2013)

Who is developing non-web-based networked business applications? If senior managers are [caveat*], they should be summarily fired.

The key business benefit of web-based developments is...

Report: Microsoft Pushing Windows 8 and Office to Smaller Devices Commented on: 1 year ago (March 9, 2013) It's hard to compete with 'free'
Windows 8 Sales: Hot or Not? Commented on: 1 year ago (March 5, 2013) I've had to upgrade a VM for development and chose Windows 2012 which I think of as Windows 8 Server. Thankfully there's a bunch of people out there who've developed the missing bit of...
Can Google’s Chromebook Compete with Windows 8 Devices? Commented on: 1 year ago (February 26, 2013) Oooh, the thought of a nice square screen and rid us of the scourge of wide screen would be a delight. How I hate working with letterbox screens, especially the ones designed for laptops that are...
Microsoft to Launch Surface with Windows 8 Pro on Saturday Commented on: 1 year ago (February 6, 2013) Oooohhh, can't wait to buy a machine that's not a very good tablet, isn't a very good laptop, doesn't have enough power, has a short battery life... and no 3G and GPS. It'll...
Surface with Windows RT is No PC Replacement Commented on: 2 years ago (October 30, 2012) Anyone who's used an iPad regularly would get it. Artie (RT) is supposed to be an iPad. That's a small format device that instantly turns on, has a huge battery life, is really light...
Windows 8 and Business Adoption Commented on: 2 years ago (October 23, 2012) So you're saying that Win8RT has as much binary compatibility with Win8NT as, say, iOS has to Win8NT? In other words I can neither run my legacy Windows applications on Win8RT nor iOS. Taking...
TechEd 2012: Microsoft Positions Windows 8 for Business Commented on: 2 years ago (June 19, 2012) And then there's the awful user interface... Any benefits from any other applet or improvement is completely destroyed. Microsoft have no chance of any serious business uptake of W8 (that's...
Ballmer: 500 Million Windows 8 Users by the End of 2013 Commented on: 2 years ago (May 24, 2012) Ballmer blowing smoke, what a surprise. So, to flog 500,000,000 copies of windows is a pretty tall order given that there's now some real competition in the consumer space -- which developed...
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