Steve S's Recent Activity

  1. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    <<...can anyone comment on the durability of Surface devices?..>> @Arachas : There is an entire discussion thread about this:...

    Aug 22, 2017 at 10:36 AM
  2. Steve S replied to the thread Intel 7th Gen CPUs On Schedule for Later This Year.

    8th Gen Core i5 & i7 processors introduced:...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 3:50 PM
  3. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    If you haven't looked at your Surface app recently, you should! The last update installed some nice additional features:...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 12:25 AM
  4. Steve S replied to the thread Any drone owners around?.

    <<...One conclusion so far is that you probably need two or three extra batteries for a day's work...>> ...Ha! Clever play on the...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 11:52 PM
  5. Steve S replied to the thread Yet Another New Battery Technology.

    This is another riff on solid batteries, but it's interesting at least until it takes a left turn into AI. Why can't interviewers stick...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 11:47 PM
  6. Steve S replied to the thread New Surface Pen and Z Canvas?.

    <<...So does the Bamboo Ink Smart Stylus...>> ...A smart recommendation. Some of us recommend the Wacom (dual protocol) Ink pen as the...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 9:21 PM
  7. Steve S replied to the thread Any drone owners around?.

    <<...To me they look like a burst of wind could move them at least ten feet...>> ...You might be surprised. smaller may be less...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 9:18 PM
  8. Steve S replied to the thread Any Justification for Consumer Reports to Stop Recommending Surface Pro?.

    Thurrott clarifies some of his earlier Microsoft remarks. Surprise, surprise; Microsoft didn't lie, after all:...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 6:14 PM
  9. Steve S replied to the thread Vaio Canvas Z Stylus Clip.

    <<...does anyone know where I can get one?..>> ...I don't think that you're going to find these stocked in a computer / specialty...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 4:04 PM
  10. Steve S replied to the thread Any drone owners around?.

    <<...So I just assumed it was a PC brand, didn't know it was an electronics store...>> ...No, you are correct; it's a PC brand. A...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 3:10 PM
  11. Steve S replied to the thread Car Charger for Surface.

    <<...I decided to wait and see what MS does for the USB-C adapter we've been promised...>> ...Well, it is "later this year," so I'm...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 11:28 AM
  12. Steve S replied to the thread Any drone owners around?.

    <<...My understanding is that DJI is the maker supreme at the moment...>> ...One of the on-line retailers... it might be Beach... will...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 11:24 AM
  13. Steve S replied to the thread Any drone owners around?.

    <<...the FAA doesn't have much authority over drones and can't enforce registration...>> ...Tell that to the folks that also hold...

    Aug 19, 2017 at 11:17 AM
  14. Steve S replied to the thread Car Charger for Surface.

    A little more on inverter EMI. In my review of the Vagabond battery-powered true sine wave inverter, I wrote the following: "...In...

    Aug 18, 2017 at 11:47 PM
  15. Steve S replied to the thread Any drone owners around?.

    A home-built quadcopter; GPS and auto-stabilized around all three axes; altitude hold, station keeping... [IMG] Note that edge on,...

    Aug 18, 2017 at 11:27 PM