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Abandoning Old Biases (or How I Kind of Like Microsoft Now)

You might have been able to tell that I’m an Apple guy. I loved my Performa in 1994 and I love my iPhone in 20161. This of course means that I have a life long distaste for all things Microsoft. I had long debates with my friends on why Mac OS X was objectively better […]

Microsoft has Yet Another Messaging Disaster

Last week saw a very aggressive statement by Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney about the state of Windows Universal Platform. With its new Universal Windows Platform (UWP) initiative, Microsoft has built a closed platform-within-a-platform into Windows 10, as the first apparent step towards locking down the consumer PC ecosystem and monopolising app distribution and commerce. Sweeney’s […]