I’m a long-time fan of Jean-Louis Gassée, the former Apple exec and founder of Be, Inc. But his most recent missive needs to be addressed.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Google has a California, we have a different intro, and we have arrived on a Monday.
Microsoft announced today that it will launch Flight Simulator on August 18 for PC and on Xbox Game Pass for PC.
The State of California has joined a growing list of governments that are investigating Google for antitrust violations, according to a new report.
UWP apps like .NETpad natively support Windows 10’s Dark and Light app modes (themes), but we need to tweak that support just a bit.
Signal is a cross-platform encrypted messaging service championed by privacy advocates. But I have some questions.
Today, we’ll implement .NETpad’s Auto Save functionality, which will work nearly identically to the way we did it previously in WPF.
I think I’ve finally found a reliable way to prompt the user to save an unsaved document if they try to manually close the app.
Microsoft has been collaborating with Google so that their tools interoperate and can help developers get their PWAs into the Play Store.
No, you’re not crazy. Microsoft has not unblocked the release of the May 2020 Update on most Surface PCs, contrary to reports.
Data from Gartner and IDC shows that PC sales jumped over 7 percent in the second quarter of 2020 thanks to COVID-based work from home requirements.
On this live edition of First Ring Daily, a longer-term Surface follow-up, Microsoft buying more stuff, and other tragedies of a live podcast.
Happy Friday! Here’s a nicely diverse set of questions to kick off the weekend amidst our latest summer heatwave here on the East coast.
On this edition of the Sams Report, Teams lays out a roadmap for updates, Microsoft is making serious gaming moves, and who doesn't love a few codenames too?
This time, we’ll implement .NETpad’s text zooming capabilities, fix the application name, and add a new application icon.
Leo, Mary Jo, and Paul discuss new Windows 10 features and problems, Microsoft 365, Surface, Xbox, and so much more.
A new Microsoft blog post explains how the firm is now using virtualization-based security (VBS) to prevent data corruption attacks in Windows 10.
Taking its design cue from the XPS portable PCs, the new Dell XPS Desktop is a stunning and modern take on the tower PC.
I’m currently reviewing two laptops, the AMD-based HP Envy x360 13 and the Snapdragon-based Lenovo Flex 5G. They could not be more different.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Teams has a bunch of new features, things were sold, and the car was sold.
For this installment of our UWP project, we’ll implement Find, Find Next, Find Previous, Replace, and Replace All with a fun new custom dialog.
With File Open and the Save prompt out of the way, we can move forward to the other app commands that involve file operations: New, Save, and Save As.
In this fourth installment, we’ll get started on file operations and custom dialogs, both of which occur asynchronously in UWP.
In this installment of the UWP Notepad project, we’ll implement the non-font user settings and a workaround for a UWP weirdism that had me stumped for days.
Microsoft is announcing a huge list of new features that are coming to Teams in the coming weeks and months, including a new line of hardware displays.
Google today announced the availability of Android 11 Beta 2 and the platform stability milestone at which its APIs are finalized.
Google announced today that it is partnering with Ubuntu maker Canonical to bring Linux desktop app support to its Flutter developer environment.