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The long, promising (and frustrating) history of Microsoft’s consumer file sync services Live Drive, SDrive, Project M, Folders, FolderShare, Windows Live Sync, Live Mesh, SkyDrive, OneDrive. Yes, Microsoft has been at this file ...

November 21, 2014

What’s your perfect Windows Phone? Microsoft is set to announce at least one, and possibly two new phones this week, a successor to the most popular Windows Phone ever made, t ...

November 9, 2014

Is Microsoft setting up a whale of a 2015 second half? Windows Phone missed a whole sales cycle this year. Consumers and businesses alike continue to pan Windows 8 / 8.1, and although sales of th ...

October 29, 2014

Is Windows 10 your daily driver? It's been almost two weeks since Windows 10 was made available for download as a Technical Preview, and according to a new post on Blogging ...

October 13, 2014

What do we do while we wait for a Windows 10 Phone? Twiddle our thumbs? As if there were any question, yesterday's QnA session at the Windows 10 press event clarified what's coming for Windows Phone (via The Verg ...

October 1, 2014

Confessions of a Microsoft enthusiast: the best in class problem I've been thinking a lot about Microsoft and its relationship with consumer enthusiasts like myself and the readers of this blog recently. E ...

August 28, 2014

One OS or three, Windows still doesn’t add up Microsoft released its 4th quarter earnings yesterday, and despite a big hit from the Nokia acquisition, the news was generally good. Micros ...

July 23, 2014