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  1. JoeS replied to the thread Jeff's "Apple's Consumer-hostile Design Choices Make Me Nuts" Thread.

    That reminds me of the iOS Uber app, which for GPS only had the options "never" and "always". The huge number of one star reviews...

    Aug 25, 2019 at 1:17 PM
  2. JoeS liked dellaster's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Also, while I’m at it, I should mention that my less-than-2yo Note8 resold on Swappa at the going rate for a third of its MSRP. The...

    Aug 25, 2019 at 12:44 PM
  3. JoeS liked lovelaptops's post in the thread X1 Yoga 4th gen (2019) discussion thread.

    Thanks for the research. How weird that they skipped the x490. Wow, the world is awash in great business/productivity ultrabooks!...

    Aug 25, 2019 at 10:10 AM
  4. JoeS liked KJA79's post in the thread User reviews Galaxy Book2 Windows on Arm.

    Okay so I was able to get up and running again. This time I reinstalled using the original image that came with the tablet, I left the...

    Aug 25, 2019 at 10:08 AM
  5. JoeS replied to the thread User reviews Galaxy Book2 Windows on Arm.

    Huh, that's weird! A hardware or firmware problem that interferes with specific apps? I can't even think of a way that would happen....

    Aug 24, 2019 at 9:45 PM
  6. JoeS liked desertlap's post in the thread User reviews Galaxy Book2 Windows on Arm.

    It's unique to WOA and there isn't a consumer facing tool to access it (because you could permanently brick your machine) . The...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 6:52 PM
  7. JoeS replied to the thread User reviews Galaxy Book2 Windows on Arm.

    Interesting, is that different from sfc? And not something that can be started by the user through software, like in the 'reset this PC'...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 12:33 PM
  8. JoeS replied to the thread User reviews Galaxy Book2 Windows on Arm.

    Welcome to TPCR! Sounds like a super frustrating issue, I hope you have at least backed up all your personal files and notebooks. Did...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 10:46 AM
  9. JoeS liked Marty's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    So does that mean he's going to be more hands-off with the upcoming "heavy design" of the Surface Pro? (Sort of like a Steve Jobs/Jonny...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:49 PM
  10. JoeS replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Nice. I've been using mine as a bedside alarm clock and e-reader. Perfect with the always-on clock, with auto switch to dim red font at...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 2:46 PM
  11. JoeS liked djas's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Still using a L950XL as family PC, running Continuum via a Samsung Dex station: [ATTACH]

    L950XL.jpg Aug 22, 2019 at 2:43 PM
  12. JoeS liked Bronsky's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    +1 Loved the Windows Phone OS.

    Aug 22, 2019 at 1:46 PM
  13. JoeS attached a file to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Sounds a bit like Google's Project Ara. Which was cool, but ended up getting cancelled. [ATTACH]

    upload_2019-8-22_12-43-15.png Aug 22, 2019 at 12:43 PM
  14. JoeS liked Steve S's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    <<...killing of windows phone was one of their biggest screwups...>> I still have my Lumia 950, although it's in my tech closet, and I...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 12:04 PM
  15. JoeS liked desertlap's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Said it before, but I'll say it again, MS mismanagement and killing of windows phone was one of their biggest screwups.

    Aug 22, 2019 at 12:04 PM