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Short Takes: March 22, 2013 Commented on: 1 year ago (March 23, 2013)

Just curious - have you actually used a Lumia 920?

Microsoft and the Follower’s Dilemma Commented on: 1 year ago (March 21, 2013)

And history is repeating itself. Apple was the dominant player in mobile. Android surpassed them because, really, little has changed in the Apple products save for lighter/faster (which is natural...

The Unwanted Side Effects of Technology Immersion Commented on: 1 year ago (March 18, 2013)

Haven't been here in a while, but I'm glad to see the trolls are still around.

Microsoft Eases Frustrations in Second Weekend of Surface Pro Sales Commented on: 1 year ago (February 19, 2013)

I was able to score mine on Saturday at a local Best Buy. The Microsoft store mentioned they hadn't received any as of Saturday.

That said, none of this means anything until we find out...

Apple “Pinch to Zoom” Patent Tossed Out by US Patent Office Commented on: 2 years ago (December 20, 2012) Finally - some level of sensibility shown by the USPTO. It's about time. Hopefully they'll go after everyone else as well.
Dell Urged Microsoft to Reconsider Windows RT Branding Commented on: 2 years ago (December 19, 2012) I think people are focusing on the wrong word when criticizing Microsoft here. The issue isn't "Windows". The issue is the "RT". In the past Microsoft didn't have to...
WinInfo Short Takes, December 14, 2012 Commented on: 2 years ago (December 15, 2012) Paul- I'm confused about your comment about WP not being complete. Are you saying WP8 needs work?
Microsoft Runs Into the Apple App Store Gotcha Commented on: 2 years ago (December 12, 2012) @chuck- Thanks for defining "extortion". I'd have been lost otherwise. That aside, according to you Microsoft has little choice but to give into Apple's demands. That sounds like...
Apple to Bring Some Mac Manufacturing to the United States Commented on: 2 years ago (December 9, 2012) And to prove the point, it appears the change will bring a whopping 200 jobs to the US.
Windows 8: 4 Million Sold in First 3 Days Commented on: 2 years ago (October 31, 2012) @MD- FWIW, that number is higher than the number of sales for Windows 7 (or at least my Google seems to think so). That's probably the best way to judge initial uptake. The problem with...
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