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Microsoft Surface: Why More Is More
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JohnF737
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JohnF737,
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5/10/2014 | 1:08:33 PM
Re: RIP MICROSOFT
You are right... people who complain about it have probably just not even tried it.... I have a laptop, a Surface pro and a Windows phone... all working very well and in sync.... Windows 8.1 works well... only some people won't be able to acknowledge that because they are still in their cave eating an apple... and paying through their nose for it too.... By the way I use Dragon 12.5 for my thesis and it works great... on my Surface pro...
anon5989648575
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anon5989648575,
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5/10/2014 | 12:42:48 PM
Re: RIP MICROSOFT
Not so fast re disrespecting the Surface Pro. My wife and I both love ours.  I am a doctor and do all my charting, orders, etc with patients in the exam room in a natural face-to-face encounter with the person. I am not turned away looking at a computer monitor.  I use the built in microphone for Dragon Naturally Speaking.  My wife works out of the home and also does a lot of business travel, all with one computer.  We both use docking stations when at a desk, it has an elegant and quick in/out design.
SmokeStackL802
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SmokeStackL802,
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5/10/2014 | 12:41:13 PM
Bigger????
They should just call it a laptop and be done with it.
LorinThwaits
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LorinThwaits,
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5/10/2014 | 10:50:07 AM
We gave up on you, Microsoft -- when will you give up on us?
All the real reasons we hate Windows 8 still persist -- those crappy charms, two different control panels, very difficult to navigate Metro apps, a janky App Store clone being the only way to patch the thing...

This whole thing is like having a lover who is saddled with a horrible addiction and claims, "Oh but I can change!"  AND NEVER DOES.  Only minimal strides towards getting clean -- and then a complete relapse.  The hell continues.
JohnD985
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JohnD985,
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5/10/2014 | 9:23:55 AM
RIP MICROSOFT
Poor, doomed Microsoft, taking a failed idea, and making it bigger

 

Yes, Michael.

 

I totally agree.

 

And reading your article, even more so!
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