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  1. desertlap liked Marty's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Bah! That's what they've been saying about laptops for years! And yet we keep get new interesting designs... The detachable Surface...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 9:01 AM
  2. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    So ,just to be clear I didn't make the "no one left" statement totally out of thin air. We interviewed a former surface team engineer...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 8:29 AM
  3. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Hmm. well I stand corrected, and/or what we are hearing from MS staff we deal with is sour grapes?

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:10 AM
  4. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    So it looks like a swing and a miss from Lenovo with the new RAZR if the facts in this article are correct. Early adopters will buy in...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:43 AM
  5. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    If it's like the previous deals, the credit is usually pretty much good on anything in Samsungs online store.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 10:51 AM
  6. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    BTW: Several years ago I was in Taiwan and there was a small company that demonstrated sort of what you are talking about. The back of...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 3:14 PM
  7. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    That's part of what I meant by conflicted. Again to use the bezel example, smaller bezels also led to improved palm rejection software...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 12:36 PM
  8. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Ok seriously, I'm conflicted. Design "fashion" for lack of a better term does have a tendency to make tech especially that which was...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 10:06 AM
  9. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    C'mon @dstrauss don't sugar coat it, tell us how you really feel :D

    Aug 17, 2019 at 9:11 AM
  10. desertlap replied to the thread Yet Another New Battery Technology.

    Aluminum ION is likely the next one we will see in consumer devices in my opinion. The weight to power ratio over Lithium ION is...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 8:59 AM
  11. desertlap replied to the thread Surface Pro 6 Discussion Thread.

    Agreed, I've seen it on my Surface Book 2 occasionally, most commonly when I've been using an app that is graphic intensive. Even...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 8:40 AM
  12. desertlap replied to the thread Tab S6 is official.

    I'll try with the caveat as I've stated before that I'm a more casual pen user than many here. So where I see improvements: 1. Physical...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 8:33 AM
  13. desertlap replied to the thread Tab S6 is official.

    So I've spent some more time with the new Tab S6 today. It is hands dow the nicest Android tablet from anyone. The display is tremendous...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 5:04 PM
  14. desertlap replied to the thread Yogabook C930.

    Yes that's what I thought. Tried it and still only a keyboard, drawing pad or PDF, epub reader. Well maybe next version

    Aug 15, 2019 at 4:39 PM