Windows Phone tip: Stop your calendar from showing Monday’s meetings on Saturday nights

My Windows Phone treats me well; it’s great at e-mail, I love my Zune Pass, and there are lots of great apps.  It also has a very efficient lock screen that gives you the date and time; notifications for missed calls, new texts, and new e-mails (by account); and music playback controls all in one […]

Got a Windows Phone? Some of my favorite free apps

One of the numbers they like to tout frequently is the total number of apps available for Windows Phone.  But while the total number has passed 16,000 recently, all that really matters is finding the good ones.  Especially the good ones that are also free. Thought I’d share some of my favorite freebies; what are […]

Gogo for free. [in-flight Internet, that is]

As we approach the holiday travel season, many of you will undoubtedly take to the skies to get where you’re going.  It’s so peaceful, flying up there on an airplane, disconnected from the world.  But you can’t keep your head in the clouds forever.  Just as smartphones ruined e-mail-free commutes (don’t do that), inevitably someone […]