Microsoft had two unforced errors this week but they tell a bigger story for the future of the brand.
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I spent much of the weekend examining the leaked Windows 10X build, which appears to be a near-final version of Microsoft’s coming Chrome OS competitor. I have questions. Lots of questions.
Happy Friday! Here’s yet another great set of reader questions, including a few that probably warrant further discussion separately.
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Last week, I explained how I managed my work-related documents and other files. This week, I’m thinking about something even more important.
Happy Friday, and welcome to the first Ask Paul of 2021. Let’s get the weekend, and the new year, off to an early start with some great reader questions.
Microsoft enthusiasts have had a lot to complain about over the past several years. But it looks like the firm may finally address two of the bigger issues.
My approach to file management has evolved over the years, guided by both my own special form of OCD and by major improvements to cloud-based storage services.
After posting my overview of Google Stadia, I realized that I hadn’t tested a key usage configuration. And to my surprise, it’s the best one yet.
Happy, um, Thursday. No, Happy New Year! In this special lightning-round of Ask Paul, I tackle some of the questions we didn’t get to in this week’s AMA.
I strongly recommend that enthusiasts not give personal technology gifts to their spouses and partners. Yes, I routinely ignore this advice myself.
As 2020 comes to a close, here is what I am watching for in 2021 when it comes to Xbox.
After more than 1500 miles, I have a few observations about owning an electric car and considerations before buying your own.
At the end of every year, tech blogs lazily pump out “best of” lists culled from back-end site queries. And, yeah, we’ll get to that here soon enough.
2020 was the worst, but there were some silver linings. And key among them, from my perspective, was the renewed perceived importance of the PC.
Activision has done everything it can to alienate many Call of Duty fans over the past several years. Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War is the final straw.
2020 was, among other things, the year that game streaming services went mainstream. And the best of the lot, perhaps, is Google Stadia.
The Surface Studio was designed to challenge the iMac in every way - while the design has aged well, it's specs have not.
Happy Friday and Happy Holidays! With 2020 finally winding down, here’s a great set of reader questions to get you in the holiday spirit.
Happy Friday! In this week’s Ask Paul, we look at locally store music, account sync, Microsoft 365, Outlook.com and Outlook on the Web, and a lot more.
I’ve been writing about Microsoft for over 25 years, and not since Longhorn has the software giant bungled a product release this badly.
The Google Pixel 4a 5G occupies a confusing spot in Google’s confusing 2020 Pixel lineup. It’s boring, bland, and unexceptional. And I love it.
Happy Friday and welcome to the last month of the most terrible year of our lives. Let’s get the weekend started a little early with some reader questions.
In 2018, I reexamined the way I managed email across several different accounts. Two years later, I’m ready to change it all yet again.
Microsoft is reportedly looking at allowing Android apps to run natively on Windows again. Is this a solution in search of a problem?