Well played. A good demonstration of how bad tech-media is today.
My amusement is doubled by the comments on the Neowin article.
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I'm a big fan of Paul Thurrott, he is usually in the know when it comes to what's happening in and around Microsoft. There is only Mary Jo Foley who I rate higher in the Microsoft blogger sphere.
Of course, my view may be a little skewed as I always found Vista a good OS and Windows 8.1 really works well for me...
Gets worse in the UK. Media pass-through doesn't support the UK refresh rates.
I've not seen that. I've got my Sky HD box passed through and everything I've watched has seemed normal - not got sports so can't comment, but will see what the Champions League match on ITV is like tonight.
@magicalclick: I have about 80% success rate in my Xbox one understanding my voice commands. My old Xbox 360 (obviously with less commands to listen for) had a 90% success rate.
I consider it acceptable at the minute, given my Lancashire/Yorkshire hybrid accent. But I have noticed that I tend to start raising my voice in frustation at times though.
A notification centre would be nice, but I like the fact that the "status bar" isn't always shown. If I need it, it's just a swipe away usually.