Hard or soft?

As some of you have read I've made my share of rants in which I declare that if Microsoft keeps doing or not doing something or heading in particular direction I...

Wish I Could Write Like Paul Thurrott [Ask the Readers]

Look, I recognize that I troll for hits. Though some of you do love it longtime, occasionally someone says “That’s it, I’m unsubscribing.” It stings (even though we don’t have a...

Ask The Readers: WP8 App Development? Where do I Start?

In about 2 weeks, I get a break for about 2 and half weeks with nothing productive on my agenda. I thought why not learn the basics of app development for windows phone...

I’m on the fence, and Simmons… that’s a squirrel. Part I

I'm currently eligable for an upgrade on AT&T and have no clue what I'm going to be getting (but if anyone says iPhone you are immediately disqualified from conversation.)  I tend...

Don’t leave your device on your hot car or else

We all know the iPhone is one of the hottest devices on the market right now. But what you don’t want to do is test how hot your iPhone can handle...

Foldable Phones? You can have my headphone jack.

Maybe my rant about headphone jacks the other day was a bit premature. This is a legitimate excuse for crazy thin phones. To clarify, this is not. I’ll give you my...

While Tech Media once said Surface as a flop, Microsoft proved them totally wrong

Microsoft made the media bitches of Apple and Google totally naked and proved them wrong with their fiscal first quarter results published by raising sales by 25%. Mostly read sites including...

Help Me Explain to Doug Why a Windows Kernel on Windows Phone 8 Is...

Out of all of the things that came out of the leaked Joe Belfiore was this tidbit: Windows Phone 8 won't just share a UI with the...

Gimme Some Stock Tips

My broker says I've got a cool five grand cash money in my Roth IRA and I want to pump it into the market. Now normally in these situations I buy...

T-Mobile Is Calling my Name

Other than not wanting to deal with switching carriers the biggest thing that’s kept me away from Verizon and stuck on AT&T is that 3G, even though AT&T often sucks in...