Don’t Silence my On-Screen Keyboard Microsoft

Like most of you, I was anxious to download and install the latest Windows 8 update (what I refer to as Win8.1.1) on all of my devices Wednesday night. The first thing I noticed after updating [...]

First Impressions: ASUS VivoTab Note 8

If I were to give you my first impressions from Monday night, you would run from this tablet like the plague. But the good news is that all is good in Note 8 world again. Let [...]

ASUS VivoTab Note 8 Unboxing

As expected, my VivoTab Note 8 (64GB) arrived today. Starting to set things up and I will have more to share in the coming days. Today we’ll stick to what’s in the box. I was a [...]

Another Windows Phone App Bites the Dust

Well, almost. Sports Calendar was one of the first apps I downloaded in 2011. This app is unique to the Windows Phone Store in that it provides schedules, including playoffs,  for every major North American Sports [...]

Oh no! All is not Peachy in ASUS Tablet Land

As noted yesterday, I ordered a shiny new ASUS VivoTab Note 8 Windows tablet, which includes a Wacom stylus. A first for the small form factor Windows tablet. I have had an obsession with handwriting to [...]

ASUS Vivo Tab Note 8 is Back in Stock!

The long anticipated Vivo Tab Note Windows 8 tablet with Wacom stylus appears to be back on store shelves. They did a soft release in February with very limited stock and announced that the tablet would [...]

What’s the definition of insanity again?

Oh, that’s right. Last week a reporter from The Verge shared a personal dilemma with her readers. Her parents had gone through three (sub-$400) Windows laptops over the past two years that broke down for one [...]

Weave Servers Are Down

Guess I’ll just go back to sleep. Sent from Windows Mail [...]

What can you get for $0.05 a day: Microsoft Office Professional

Microsoft recently announced a new option for their Office 365 product. In addition to Office 365 Home Premium (to be renamed Home) which offers up to 5 installations of Office Professional. A new option, Office 365 [...]

XBox One Media Remote

One of the things I sorely miss from my Xbox 360 was the Media Remote. It took Microsoft four months, but that problem has finally been resolved for the Xbox One. Not being a gamer, I [...]