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U2 Flub Shows Even Apple's Customers Have Privacy Limits Commented on: 3 days ago (September 17, 2014)

This is the only time you will ever see me defending Apple, but I think people are way overreacting to this. Just hit delete if you don't want it people!

Windows 8 Makes Small Gains with Microsoft Poised to Announce Its Replacement Commented on: 1 week ago (September 9, 2014)

As I've said before, I think the biggest problem with Windows 8 is identity/account management. I shouldn't have to be logged into the same account for every app. Windows 8.1 is WORSE than...

Talk is Cheap, So Microsoft Starts to Implement Its Dual-Use Vision Commented on: 2 weeks ago (September 3, 2014)

One thing Microsoft seriously needs to change is their inflexible identity management paradigm. In Windows 8.x they encourage you (and in Windows Phone they force you) to log in with a Microsoft...

US Accuses T-Mobile of Secretly Overcharging Customers Commented on: 11 weeks ago (July 3, 2014)

T-Mobile isn't the main bad guy in this. By FAR the largest blame lies with the 3rd parties whose whole business model is to trick people into signing up for something they'll get charged for...

Microsoft Challenges U.S. Effort to Obtain Customer Data Stored Outside of Country Commented on: 14 weeks ago (June 11, 2014)

"this is at best a legal gray area."

Well, that's kinda what the courts are for, to clear up what the law really means and how it applies to a given situation.

How is this different...

EU Orders Google to Remove Search Results After Privacy Claims Commented on: 18 weeks ago (May 15, 2014)

Maybe I'm just biased by the way things are today, but this ruling makes no sense to me. Assuming that certain information is a violation of someone's privacy, shouldn't it be the content...

Microsoft Announces More Internal Changes Commented on: 24 weeks ago (April 1, 2014)

So Call of Duty and x86 are what make it a good idea to lump Windows and XBox together? There are plenty of good reasons. These are not among them.

Microsoft Hopes Titan-Sized Game Success Will Reverse Xbox One Fall Commented on: 27 weeks ago (March 10, 2014)

Based on nothing but anecdote, I'd have to say the XB1 really is selling poorly and will probably continue to do so. I knew lots of people who bought an XB360 within the first few months it came...

Ford Is Dropping Microsoft's In-Car Software Commented on: 29 weeks ago (February 25, 2014)

Does anyone other than Ford use Microsoft as their driver-facing electronics platform? I think this pretty much kills this whole line of business for MS doesn't it?

"However, Ford noted...

Bing Is Not Censoring Worldwide Searches About China, Microsoft Says Commented on: 31 weeks ago (February 12, 2014)

Firefox is a search engine?

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