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Lenovo Helix

Lenovo Helix

A couple of weeks ago I was asked "if you were to choose a second computer, what would it be?". Thinking this was just a casual survey question I didn't…
Improved Windows 8.1 apps

Improved Windows 8.1 apps

If you've upgraded to Windows 8.1 (the general availability code, not the preview) you'll now be the happy owner of some updated 'modern' apps. Yes, modern apps, because we can't…
Windows 8.1 ships

Windows 8.1 ships

For Microsoft employees such as me, Windows 8.1 has arrived in three stages. The first was a preview, which the rest of the planet also had access to. This was…
The transfer window of doom

The transfer window of doom

It's a funny old game, football... if you support Aldershot Town, you could only aspire for your team to reach the dizzying heights of Arsenal's status, their stadium, their squad…
Bing apps for Windows Phone

Bing apps for Windows Phone

News-centric apps are great at showing the capabilities of Windows Phone's live tiles, so I was glad to see Microsoft release four new Bing apps last week... Bing News, Bing…
Introducing Ruby Adams

Introducing Ruby Adams

For a few months the discussion about getting a second dog had intensified, and while we were on holiday it reached the point of deciding on a breed and a…
A totally moronic idea

A totally moronic idea

I saw this news story while we were away on holiday, and out of all the news stories from the two weeks this was the one I had to comment…