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Comment: The proper way to use Windows 8 (Score 2) 389

by jlbprof (#46278191) Attached to: Windows 8 Metro: The Good Kind of Market Segmentation?
This works for both the power user and the casual user. Sit down to the Windows 8 computer. Make sure you have a Windows 7/Mac OS/Linux computer next to you. Now the moment you get confused about the Windows 8 screen, go to your other computer and click Google. Then type how to .... That is how I do it for Win 8 and Server 2012, and I have been using Microsoft since DOS 1.0 days.

Comment: Let's suppose the challenges are overcome (Score 1) 189

by jlbprof (#45641401) Attached to: eBay CEO: Amazon Drones Are Fantasy
Several types of systems could be developed including competing ones. But if you think about this, it could backfire on Amazon, because if there are local operators that offer the service to local merchants, and since Amazon now has to pay sales tax, the local merchants may be able to compete with Amazon.

The world is not octal despite DEC.