I’ve just got to give a shout-out to this. Since Windows Vista, I’ve really liked the ability to have some extremely handy desktop gadgets. Microsoft tried killing these off with Windows 7, and now with Windows 8.1. Here’s a screen shot of what’s on my desktop on most of my Windows boxes. install this first: […]

The ‘Company Store’ – for Windows 8 Apps

Last year, I attended a nice free one-day seminar on developing applications for Windows 8. Bottom lime: Microsoft really, really wants developers to develop Win8 Apps. One concern I had was that corporations or other enterprises had an extremely difficult time writing these apps – and then NOT publishing them on the public-facing Windows App […]