Friday, September 25, 2020

Microsoft Surface Duo - First Look

I received my Microsoft Surface Duo today.  I immediately unboxed it, took a  number of photos to show its relative  size (see below), then plugged it in to charge prior to setting it up...

The following are some size comparisons photos (showing relative thicknesses, sizes, and screen sizes) for the Surface Duo with some of my older, unused gadgets:

More info on these earlier gadgets here:  HP 200lx - Blackberry Priv - HTC U11 - Nokia E90 Communicator - Cool Bphone - GPD Win - UMID M1

The following are some size comparison photos (with relative screen sizes and thicknesses) with other previous two-screen gadgets:

More info on these earlier 2-screen gadgets here: Toshiba Librettto - Sony Tablet P - NEC Medias W N--05E

More to come... 

Resource Links:

The New Surface Duo (Microsoft)

The tech specs (Microsoft)

Surface Duo help & learning (Microsoft Support)

Online Reviews:

Microsoft Surface Duo Review (TC)

Review: Microsoft Surface Duo (Wired)

The Microsoft Surface Duo is Really Bad (droidlife) 

Microsoft Surface Duo Review: Double Troubles (The Verge) 

Microsoft Surface Duo Review: An exciting, erratic affair (Engadget)

Microsoft Surface Duo Review: A multi-tasker's dream (xdadevelopers)

I bought a Microsoft Surface Duo - my thoughts (review) (Ultrabook review)

Surface Duo Review: Microsoft Didn't Make a Phone. It Made the Future (Input)

Microsoft Surface Duo review: Enthusiastically an enthusiast's phone (Android Police)

Microsoft Surface Duo: All You Need To Know About the New Surface Phone (Pocket-lint)

3 Feature We Want From the new Microsoft Surface Duo 2 (digitaltrends)

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Great quotes


"Je me suis entretenu avec le président américain Donald Trump de la situation en Méditerranée orientale, en Libye et au Liban. Nos vues sont convergentes. Notre intérêt à la paix et à la sécurité y est commun. Nous le ferons respecter."

Monday, June 1, 2020

On hiatus (June, July, and August)

This blog will be on hiatus for June, July, and August...

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Monday, May 4, 2020

Great quotes - Joe Biden

“For a woman to come forward in the glaring lights of focus, nationally, you’ve got to start off with the presumption that at least the essence of what she is talking about is real, whether or not she forgets facts, whether or not it’s been made worse or better over time.”

Joe Biden on Christine Blasey Ford...

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Random charts - health equity

"A study says eliminating racial/ ethnic health disparities would reduce health care costs by $230 billion and indirect costs of excess disease and mortality by more than $1 trillion over four years."

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