Microsoft

18 Nov Microsoft’s Windows 7 Upgrade Folly

Honestly, does anyone understand Microsoft’s point in offering upgrade media for Windows 7?  As well, what’s with the different versions? I am trying to figure out why Microsoft would want to screw their customers so much.  I mean, what’s with all the different versions of Windows? ...

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24 Aug Microsoft SYNC

I seem to go through cars far too quickly.  My latest is a 2010 Ford Fusion with the Microsoft SYNC system, which is a geek’s dream! Since I moved to this town seven years ago, I have gone through many cars.  There was the ‘97 Camry,...

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04 Jun Surface The Boat!

Have you seen Microsoft Surface (http://www.surface.com)?  It’s really cool, but probably not for the reasons you might think.ADHERER The basis of Microsoft’s new Surface technology seems to be multitouch.  But that’s nothing new.  Not at all.  Heck, the Apple iPhone is supposed to have multitouch and...

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25 Feb Windows Vista First Impressions

I must say, I am not eager to switch all of my Windows machines over to Vista for several reasons, not the least of which is cost.  But for purely academic purposes, I purchased and installed Windows Vista Ultimate edition on my old gaming machine,...

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04 Dec It’s Too Zune to Say

Who wants a Zune? I mean, really? Who is this product targeting? You’re an iPod user, through and through: Well, Mr. Gates just relented on the “iPod Killer” moniker, stating that the Zune has more modest goals. Besides, if you’re an iPod user, you can kiss...

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