With the TikTok soap opera finally behind us, I’d like to provide another view on Microsoft’s disastrous attempt to steal this service away from China.
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It’s a sober anniversary for a sober year, but let’s kick off the weekend on a happier note and another great set of reader questions.
Google is taking Android to 11 in the latest release, but there’s no real excitement or major new features to discuss, just continued evolution.
Thanks to rampant leaks, Microsoft has gone public with the Xbox Series S, exactly one week after I practically begged it to.
I’ve been using GitHub for years to host the Windows 10 Field Guide, and this year I moved my .NETpad projects there as well.
The Google Pixel 4a and the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra are both smartphones. And yet they couldn’t be more different.
As a technology enthusiast, I’m intrigued by foldable smartphones. But as a pragmatist, I’m not quite sure the value is there ... yet.
Gamers are being held captive by a silly game of chicken being played by Sony and Microsoft. It’s time to come clean, Microsoft.
Following the success of the Surface Pro 3, it was time to look at bigger ambitions for the Surface brand but there was one little problem.
Happy Friday! And welcome to the end of August and the close of month 6 of our wonderful pandemic. Let’s pretend it’s the weekend…
Microsoft finalized Windows 95 on August 15, 1995 and began selling it to the public 25 years ago today, on August 24, 1995.
Now that we have a clearer picture of Google’s new smartphone strategy, I think I finally understand why the firm delayed releasing the Pixel 4a.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has weighed in on the antitrust scrutiny facing Big Tech. His take: They all “deserve rude, unfair, and tough questions."
Happy Friday! For the penultimate Ask Paul in August, we have another great set of reader questions to kick off the weekend.
While I prefer Android over iOS, it’s pretty clear that Apple is doing a lot more to improve its mobile platform this year than is Google with Android.
Thanks to my transition from Google Play Music to YouTube Music, Google reminded me of a feature called Takeout that deserves more attention.
The Lenovo ThinkSmart View is the first Microsoft Teams Display, and while its features are somewhat limited today, that’s about to change.
Happy Friday, and thanks to everyone for another great set of reader questions to kick off another weekend in this endless summer.
What is Microsoft’s real motivation for creating Surface Duo? And what does the future hold for a device that seems to lack a clear purpose?
At an expensive $1400, Microsoft’s Surface Duo is hard to justify. But let’s examine the firm’s rationalization for this product. Is it innovative or an also-ran?
With the HP Envy 15 up and running in a quick-and-dirty fashion in my home office, it’s time to move towards a cleaner configuration.
For years, I’ve resisted using a docked laptop, but with a recent lightning strike taking down my desktop PC, I’m forced to give it a shot.
Happy Friday, and welcome to August, such as it is. Here’s another great set of reader questions to kick off the weekend.
Apple has been quietly waging war against its own developers for years in an effort to grab as many revenues as possible from its ecosystem.
Over the weekend, Microsoft admitted that it would like to acquire the non-Chinese assets of TikTok. Doing so would be a mistake.
After three months of delays, Google finally announced the Pixel 4a, which embodies everything right and wrong about the firm’s hardware efforts.
Or the cloud service provider of your choice. With a bit of organization, you can minimize the data you need to sync to each PC you use.