Robert McLaws: Windows Edition

Blogging about Windows since before Vista became a bad word

The Vista Daily #1

Since the Vista news has exploded in recent days, I'm going to start doing link posts for the articles that I think are important, but I don't necessarily have anything extra to add to the discussion. Without further ado, here it goes:

That's it for today. More tomorrow...



  • Aaron Parker said:

    The URL to the ActiveWin Vista Review has some extra bits in it, so it's not working as expected.

    January 31, 2007 7:33 PM
  • Robert - thanks for the links like this!

    January 31, 2007 10:11 PM
  • Aaron, fixed the link. Sorry about that!

    February 1, 2007 12:14 AM
  • Wige said:

    If you don't have it, I just wanted to send you a link to a benchmark test that I came across, comparing performance of several games on Windows Vista versus Windows XP with various video cards and memory. Most of the benchmarks seemed to come up fairly even, which suprised me.

    February 1, 2007 8:25 AM
  • GT said:

    Yeah, I've read similar in CustomPC magazine this month and here, though it seems that your graphics card will effect results.

    February 1, 2007 11:16 AM
  • Bryan Fennell said:

    Thanks for all the links ...but would you consider removing the Snap previews? I appreciate the effort, but it creates more problems than it solves. Nick Wilson summarized the the case quite well at

    Thanks again. :-)

    February 1, 2007 3:59 PM
  • I already last week, before that post came out. Not sure why you're still seeing them...

    February 2, 2007 12:40 PM
  • Bryan Fennell said:

    That is strange. Well, they're gone now, so thanks. The blog seems a lot more responsive too. :-)

    February 3, 2007 3:51 PM