Tag: windows

Electronista – Microsoft CEO sees open dissent after general meeting

Microsoft is looking worse and worse every day.

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Daring Fireball – The Case for Going Metro-Only on ARM

When I posted the link about Windows 8 being able to run normal desktop apps, I somewhat flippantly said that it “could keep Win­dows 8 from being truly awesome”, this is why.

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ZDNet – Microsoft: Desktop apps will run on Windows 8 on ARM

That’s the decision that could keep Windows 8 from being truly awesome.

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MSDN Blogs – Metro style browsing and plug-in free HTML5

Microsoft gets on the Flash is a dead end train.

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BBC News – Microsoft says phone update failed 1 in 10 users

That’s pretty poor.

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Mike Cane’s xBlog – Windows 7: The Best iPad Seller!

One of the reasons I moved to a Mac was I spent less time doing maintenance to do what I actually wanted to do, I just do it now.

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The Typekit Blog – Type rendering: operating systems

It’s important to know as a designer how your text will render on different platforms.

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Ars Technica – Ballmer (and Microsoft) still doesn’t get the iPad

Steve Ballmer clueless on what makes the iPad such a phenomenal computing device.

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IE8, Safari 4, Firefox 3, iPhone fall on day 1 of Pwn2Own – Ars Technica

Every major browser except Google’s Chrome falls in the first day of Pwn2Own.

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“HTML5” versus Flash: Animation Benchmarking – The Man in Blue

Flash is still and probably for a fair amount of time the winner at browser animations.

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