dstrauss's Recent Activity

  1. dstrauss replied to the thread Acer Switch 7.

    The new addition to the neighborhood: [IMG] [IMG]

    Apr 24, 2018 at 8:55 AM
  2. dstrauss liked Alex Cealicu's post in the thread HP Spectre x360 15" (early 2018) - 8th gen H-series class quad + AMD Vega Graphics!.

    Finally received it. Don't have much time now but will do a more detailed review later. A quick list of what I can tell so far. -...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 8:53 AM
  3. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    Gee, couldn't you have at least gotten a few Fortune 500 customers by now...:D

    Apr 23, 2018 at 11:57 PM
  4. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    @lovelaptops @Shizaru and @jnjroach I think we've swung too far off the tracks here. Jeff is a strong advocate, but also a critical...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 3:37 PM
  5. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    Well, that tears it, I'll be too old to care by then!!!! Thanks Jeff, you've relieved my stresser...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 1:19 PM
  6. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    :newpalm::vbbiggrin::vbtongue::vbwink:

    Apr 23, 2018 at 1:17 PM
  7. dstrauss liked Shizaru's post in the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    One thing's for sure you can rely on @dstrauss to say something that causes a ruckus. He's a very naughty boy! [MEDIA]

    Apr 23, 2018 at 1:16 PM
  8. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    A few words of advice: Don't start a betting pool, as even I don't have a clue about what's in the on deck circle. I am generally very...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:43 AM
  9. dstrauss liked lovelaptops's post in the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    Yeah, this definitely is a move that makes all serious legacy One Note devotees want to scream. The fact that many "knowledge workers"...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:34 AM
  10. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    This poses several conundrums: Internet connectivity, even in 2018, is not ubiquitous - your notes have to be locally stored as well. I...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:31 AM
  11. dstrauss liked lovelaptops's post in the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    Well said. I wonder if they won't reconsider the One Note decision. For the time being I think 2016 will serve well for at least a year,...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:07 AM
  12. dstrauss liked dellaster's post in the thread If Microsoft were to add any feature to the Surface line, what would you want?.

    Yeah, Microsoft can extend their partnership with Samsung and license the S Pen! Hey, if I'm going to dream I might as well dream big!

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:05 AM
  13. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    SB1 - i7/16gb/512gb ssd SB2 - yes, I do like it, a lot, as a laptop. When at my desk, it works fine for note taking, but not very...

    Apr 21, 2018 at 10:12 PM
  14. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    First, this was a first release model, and it was a dumpster fire for overheating and shutting down in general. Second, even after Win...

    Apr 21, 2018 at 9:28 PM
  15. dstrauss replied to the thread Surface Book 2 Discussion Thread (13.5" and 15" models).

    Surface Book 2 cooling fan report - yes sports fans, the fan has started running in draw mode (Screen reversed over keyboard for note...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 12:36 PM