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Ask Paul: Surface 3 with Windows 8.1 Pro?

Ask Paul: Surface 3 with Windows 8.1 Pro?

If you buy Surface 3, you will normally get Windows 8.1 “Core,” and not Windows…

Ask Paul: Remote Control a PowerPoint Presentation

Apple lets you remotely control Keynote presentations using the Keynote mobile app. Will Microsoft offer…

Ask Paul: Surface Pro 3 and Hyper-V

A recent email about Surface Pro 3 power management issues reminded me of the ramifications of…

Ask Paul: Who Gets “Hey Cortana”?

Microsoft has been quickly advancing Windows Phone over the past year, a fact that gets…

Ask Paul: Has the Office 365 Personal to Office 365 Home Loophole Closed?

A few months back, I wrote about how you could convert an Office 365 Personal…

Ask Paul: iPhone or Android?

This one is a question for the ages: If Microsoft were to kill off Windows…

Ask Paul: Which Call of Duty Games are the Best?

Finally, someone has asked me the most important question in personal technology. Here’s something I’m…

Ask Paul: Buy Surface Pro 3 Now or Wait for Surface Pro 4?

I get this question a lot: Midstream in Surface Pro 3’s life cycle and on…

Ask Paul: Charging PCs and Gadgets in Europe

If you travel internationally, you’ll need the right adapters so you can use your PCs…

Ask Paul: Configure File History to Use a Single Drive

Here’s an interesting question about File History, an update to the “previous versions” functionality that…

Ask Paul: What About Windows RT?

Over the past decade, Microsoft fans have been burned by a number of ill-fated initiatives…

Tip: Convert Office 365 Personal to Office 365 Home for Just $9.99

Microsoft’s bundling of an Office 365 Personal subscription with Windows 8.1 with Bing on many…

Ask Paul: Questions About the New Site

Here are some answers to reader questions about this new site, thurrott.com.

Ask Paul: How Can I Use Gmail with Outlook.com and Windows Phone?

John asks: The Windows 8.1 Field Guide is the best already but please consider clarifying…

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