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WPC 2014: Microsoft's Chromebook Counterattack | Mobile devices …

Andy Williams/ July 15, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

Adherents to the system will point out that various Chromebooks have dominated the Amazon portable computer best seller list for the past year, which is certainly a valid enough data point. …. Microsoft either needs to offer its services on Chromebooks like you suggest or release MacBook Air quality laptops with no crapware at least $100 cheaper than apple does

10 changes CEO Nadella wants from Microsoft workers | Network …

Andy Williams/ July 14, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

CEO Satya Nadella last week gave what amounted to a public tongue-lashing to Microsoft's 127,000 employees, which was followed up by an analyst's report that the company plans to announce layoffs of up to 10% of that number at its … Many of these initiatives point out organizational or process problems that are the fault of management, so the memo may galvanize workers in the trenches with hope that a burdensome system may finally get out of the way.

Microsoft Details Sleep Study Tool for Windows | Mobile devices …

admin/ June 27, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

Microsoft this week detailed an obscure command line tool for Connected Standby (now InstantGo)-based PCs and devices that will help identify which applications are causing battery drain while the machine is sleeping. Dubbed … Not just powerful Intel Core-based PCs like Surface Pro 3, but also any PC running on ARM/Windows RT or Atom (like the Dell Venue 8 Pro or Lenovo ThinkPad 10)

Lenovo Yoga 2 First Impressions and Photos | Mobile devices …

admin/ April 27, 2014/ Computer Repair/ 0 comments

Following the lead of Windows, PC makers have been adding multi-touch and converting form factors to their hardware lineups over the past few years, and it's been interesting watching these designs mature and evolve. … If you've been waiting on my Yoga 2 Pro and Dell Venue 11 Pro reviews, you know these things sometimes take longer than hoped for.