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For Gartner, two cloud providers stand out from the pack Commented on: 45 weeks ago (August 8, 2016)

Azure's a bit Windows-centric. Surprised it scored so highly in vision when wedded to Windows, AD, etc.

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update for IT Pros Commented on: 47 weeks ago (July 26, 2016)

Only two groups of people call their customers "users". The IT industry and drugs pushers.

Of those 135 billion hours, how many were spent waiting for updates, restarting from crashes...

Two years after support ended, Windows XP still powering millions of PCs Commented on: 1 year ago (April 13, 2016)

Seems that half this article is missing.

Reason XP is still around is it works. What's wrong with that? Lack of support is meaningless in reality.

Don't you use XP as a quick VM?...

Windows 10 1511 – What’s Available, What's Coming Commented on: 1 year ago (December 2, 2015)

Do us a favour and pick the bones out of your acronym soup. What, for example, is VLSC, LTSB, SKUs, WSUS and ISOs?

Security Sense: The Security Implication of Ads (and how ad networks have wrecked it for everyone) Commented on: 1 year ago (September 24, 2015)

The ad content designers are also to blame. I hate any form of animation as it's so darn distracting. There's never *any* need for an ad to run with JavaScript. It's *my* bandwidth -- network...

A Touchable Office for the Enterprise? Commented on: 2 years 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: 3 years 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: 4 years ago (March 9, 2013) It's hard to compete with 'free'
Windows 8 Sales: Hot or Not? Commented on: 4 years 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: 4 years 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...
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