Microsoft Windows 11

Here is a breakdown of what you need to know. By the time Microsoft actually releases it, you will have totally forgotten all about it. That pretty much sums it up. Coming sometime in 2022. *Update: I got an email from Microsoft telling me that...

Bad Windows 10

Windows 10 is installing and rebooting without user consent for apps other than upgrades or security patches. The apps take up no storage or other resources. Until now, though, installing Office web apps was optional. Windows isn’t asking for your permission, let alone informing you...

Why Microsoft Why?

Why doesn’t Microsoft just have (1) game? Why don’t you just put everything into (1) game? Why do you insist on having (3) different versions? If they are making hard copies or DVDs, it is more environmentally friendly to just have (1) version. Just venting.

EU is a Big Fat Bully Who Wants Your Lunch Money

I equate the European Union (EU) to the bully at school that beats kids up and takes their lunch money. Follow the Google link below for the latest bullying tactic. They have fined Apple, Google, and Microsoft just to name a few. The reasoning is...

Goodbye Github

There are a lot of upset and angry developers this morning. Almost like Microsoft is pulling a dick move prior to WWDC. Seems they are buying Github and I haven’t seen any positive comments about it.

The Problem with Using One Note for Work

The caveat – I love using One Note. I think it is one of the best apps that Microsoft ever made. The problem – Microsoft does not understand sharing, what it truly means, and why clamping the file down to the computer that created it...

Microsoft Word to OneNote

I have been using Microsoft Word to keep a master document of everything new I learn about my job. It was an idea that I got from someone I used to work with and it was a great idea at the time. As of this...

Microsoft Outlook Kudos

I noticed a small issue with Outlook 2010. I use it at my day job. If I compose a message but decide not to send it, I’ll choose to delete the draft. Outlook marks the message as “unread” and then puts it in the trash....

Project Scorpio

Of course, I am keeping my eyes on this one. The official release of the new xbox gaming console will be later this year. Novemberish? Microsoft has an official site. There are a few sites that are offering up more details. Links below. TechRadar Pocket-lint...

Windows 8 Versus Mac OS X Thought

The Mac operating system has changed over the years but not in very dramatic ways. In fact, anyone who has used OS 9 will know exactly how to use OS X. If you have used Tiger (10.4) then you can use Mountain Lion (10.8) without...