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  1. dstrauss liked Bronsky's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    It makes too much sense to be true. Maybe I've been a Tablet PC enthusiast for too long to think that Apple would develop something...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 9:41 PM
  2. dstrauss liked desertlap's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    BTW: I don't want people to get the impression that we are essentially a custom PC builder. Our core business is sensors and data...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 1:34 PM
  3. dstrauss replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    I do believe in Pencils, I do I do I do believe in Pencils... [IMG] A "sketchy" case manufacturer with a leather iPhone 11 case with...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 1:01 PM
  4. dstrauss replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    @desertlap - Just take this Surface Go I am typing on, steal the i5Y, 16gb RAM, and 1TB SSD from the Spectre Folio and give us an 11"...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 12:41 PM
  5. dstrauss liked Marty's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Out of curiosity, have you ever been asked to build a custom Cintiq-like device? Maybe an AIO workstation conversion with pen input?...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 12:38 PM
  6. dstrauss 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 20, 2019 at 11:46 PM
  7. dstrauss replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Well, there goes that option. If you are burning money, add 5 big ones and go with the Galaxy Fold and have a real chance and a flagship...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:55 AM
  8. dstrauss replied to the thread ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2018 Edition.

    I forgot I did have the SP5 LTE briefly - but don't remember battery performance.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 11:27 PM
  9. dstrauss replied to the thread ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2018 Edition.

    My Surface Pro 4 could go 6-7 hours pretty regularly. Outside of that it was the big iron (Surface Book and Surface Book 2) that went...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 4:25 PM
  10. dstrauss replied to the thread ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2018 Edition.

    Well, I debated dinging it for that as well - best I got was 4-5 hours, but having only used it a week I decided not to hold that...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 11:24 AM
  11. dstrauss replied to the thread ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2018 Edition.

    SOS (same old story): Overheating - I use the kickstand to keep it reclined on my desk for note taking at all times - got so hot...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 8:42 AM
  12. dstrauss liked Marty's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    But what about the aesthetics that actually foster software/hardware innovations? :) For example, thinner bezels promotes neat software...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 12:41 PM
  13. dstrauss liked desertlap's post in 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 10:14 AM
  14. dstrauss liked djas's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Yes, please.... :)

    Aug 17, 2019 at 9:54 AM
  15. dstrauss liked desertlap's post in 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 9:54 AM