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(or Upgrading to Android and Windows 7)
The holidays are usually a time I can use to catch-up on some extra reading or research. This year I had two major infrastructure changes that occupied my time. I moved from my Blackberry Storm to an HTC Incredible and from my old Gateway M680 with Windows XP to a Dell Vostro 3700 running Windows 7. It has been a bumpy couple of weeks getting my virtual life back in order.
Before getting into some of the details of the experiences, I’ll summarize by saying that both upgrades were worth the learning curve and associated frustration. The Incredible’s hardware and the Android OS are orders-of-magnitude beyond the Storm in terms of usability, reliability, and functionality. On my computer, Windows 7 (64-bit professional version) provides a clean and efficient environment. The compatibility with 32-bit applications has worked flawlessly so far.[Read More]