Two years ago, I made the jump from macOS to Windows despite being a long-time Apple fan. I'll be honest: it wasn't an easy switch at first, but as time went by it's become clear it was the right choice.

Rockfish Mens Walkabout Walkabout Walkabout Wellington (BZ1323) 6038d9Rockfish Mens Walkabout Walkabout Walkabout Wellington (BZ1323) 6038d9Rockfish Mens Walkabout Walkabout Walkabout Wellington (BZ1323) 6038d9Rockfish Mens Walkabout Walkabout Walkabout Wellington (BZ1323) 6038d9Rockfish Mens Walkabout Walkabout Walkabout Wellington (BZ1323) 6038d9Rockfish Mens Walkabout Walkabout Walkabout Wellington (BZ1323) 6038d9

Item specifics

New with box: A brand-new, unused, and unworn item (including handmade items) in the original packaging (such as ... Read moreabout the condition




In the two years since my switch, I worked to find the absolute best laptops money could buy, trying to compare anything that might be a great MacBook alternative. RACHEL ZOE Robin Tall Leather Block Boot Wraparound Tassel Black 8.5,, but I thought it was time to revisit Windows 10 and the state of things two years in—and whether I plan on sticking around.

Clarks 26138219 Women's iconic Desert Boots Auth Charles F. Stead Bordeaux Suede,

Joie Delyth Duck shoes Winter Boots Charcoal Wool With Red Laces Size 36,.

U.S.POLO ASSN. Women’'s Spring Chelsea Boots grey (Dark Grey Bordeaux) 5 UK,

  • The continued rollout of the beautiful 'Fluent' design system across the platform (albeit slowly)
  • A new system-wide 'light' theme for the first time
  • A seamlessly synchronized cloud clipboard, between mobile and desktop
  • Deep mobile integration with Android via 'Your Phone' to instantly grab images and reply to SMS 
  • OS-wide dark mode, including Windows Explorer, and beyond
  • Snip and sketch tools that natively enable quick screenshots + annotation with digital ink (Windows Key + S)
  • Synchronized timeline between computers and phones for seamless handoff + historic tasks
  • Picture-in-picture across the OS for browsers
  • Native Yubikey support at the OS-level, integrated with web browsers like Chrome
  • A native emoji keyboard, with Kaomoji and other symbols, available in any text field
  • Massive improvements to WSL/Bash on Windows that have transformed it into a first-class Unix alternative 

This is just the big stuff, with much more being tweaked and improved on what feels like a daily basis. Durango Womens DRD0166 Western Boot, Vintage Brown, 9.5 M US,

Teva Ladies Figueroa Waterproof Winter Snow Boots 1003416 Olive Green Sz 8 NEW,

NIB 505 La Canadienne Martine Waterproof Suede Boots 10, 

I'm still really satisfied with the WSL/Bash setup, which has really come into its own.Stivali women Tacco 12 Plateau  Red Str Pat Pleaser SEDUCE-3000,.

Aquatalia Women's Janie Dress Suede Elastic Knee High Boot, Black, 5 M US,. A few tools might be a bit broken, or unsupported, such as things like Grunt's watchers.

Tronchetto Rebecca Minkoff Stefania in pelle silver,.Cole Haan dark brown leather mid heel ankle boots sz 8.5B NIB fantastic deal,.

One of the most powerful shifts has been that WSL environments are now fully disposable, and can even live alongside multiple Linux distributions, all living together in a happy family. Broke your bash setup? Just duplicate it, then spin up a fresh copy to mess around with, rather than needing to blow away your whole machine.

Ariat® Ladies Rambler Dusted Brown Square Toe Western Boot 10017326,Dr Martens 8 trous 1460 Passerelle Cerise 13701600 ORIGINAL CLASSIQUE Doc,STUNNING Zeyzani Embroidered Cowboy Western Boots Size 40 8.5-9 NWOT, HUNTER ORIGINAL BACK ADJUSTABLE BLACK GLOSS RAIN BOOTS WOMEN WFT1001RGL NIB, Retro Womens Genuine Leather Side Zip Winter Worn Over Knee High Boots shoes New,shoes MANAS women Anfibi black Glitter,Tessuto 172M2201MHTUX,NIB Alegria ARI-472 Women's Ari Oiled Suede Hazelnut Side Zipped Boot,.

Cole Haan Brennan Riding Boot Women US 6M Black Knee High Boot,.

Clarks Women's Laina purple Ankle Boots Black (Black Leather -) 5.5 UK,.Cowboy Pro Women’s Cowboy Boots Size 9 EUC,.

WSL is genuinely exciting, and continues to be a reason to jump across, if you're a developer.Naturalizer Dev Womens Boots Oatmeal Leather 8 US 6 UK,.

Lucky Brand Womens Ilianna Suede Almond Toe Ankle Fashion, Black, Size 10.0,Durango Drifter Women's Black Military Inspired Lacer Boots DRD0323,

New VINCE CAMUTO Bocca black leather buckled TALL riding BOOTS 5 - wide calf fit,

Rag & Bone Classic Newbury Bootie in navy & black Suede sz US 35 EU 5,.

Lotus Women's Jolanda High Boots Brown (Brown Tt) 6 UK,.

Womens Fly London Salv Rug bluee Leather Chelsea Ankle Boots Shu Size,

Muck Boots MUCKMASTER HI Unisex Mens Womens Ladies Waterproof Wellington Boots,.

Mephisto Women's's Niwa Training shoes (Lt Militaire Core Suede 26 O.mesh 26),.New in Box FRYE Womens Cara Pickstitch Mid Suede Boot Chestnut Size 6.5 358,.

Sebago Women's Hutton Cap Toe Boot,

Rachel Comey Women's Platform Leather Lace Up Boot Size 6,.

Hunter Original Short Back Adjustable Rain Boot (Women's) in Navy - NEW - 150,Promotion Hispanitas Lino 7 ankle boots sale promotion velour soho black,, NWT 269 ZARA BROWN TAN LEATHER SUEDE BOOT WITH FRINGE FW15 EUR 36, US 6, UK 3,Fly London simi rug osued olive sludge boots nib sz UK 8 Eu 41 US 10,Dingo Women's Louisa 10 Pull On Leather Cowboy Western Boots Black DI729,.

No more waiting around for "just a few more minutes" hour... while the machine updates.

Merrell Womens Encore Kassie Tall Wool Winter Boots J94680 Castlerock Size 9,

Ridiculous Platforms Lightning Bolt Thigh High Glitter Boots shoes Adult Women,.

FIND Women’s Boots Embellished Topline and Contrast Leather White (Nude) 5 UK,Laura Biagiotti shoes Women Boots Black 84724 moda1 SALE, third-party keyboard layout that essentially delivers the Mac character set on Windows, making my life a whole lot easier.

Justin Reece Sock Style Pointed Block Heel Ankle Boot Size Uk 3 - 8,

One of the best things about switching has just been the sheer options when it comes to hardware.Womens Irregular Choice Miaow bluee Metallic Heeled Ankle Boots Sz Size,.

Frye Leather Short Boots. Reina Buckle Size 7.5,.

Looking into 2019, I'm excited that the Surface Book 3 might arrive, and about newer technology Women Leather Stilettos High Heels Hollow Out Knee High Boots shoes US Size Sexy,

Laredo Access - Brown - Womens, 

Women’s Tan And Brown Booties, 37, Pura white,.

Gabor Women's Basic Ankle Boots Grey (Carbone 49) 5.5 UK,.shoes women Tacco 14 Plateau 7 black Pleaser TORMENT-500,.

New FRYE BOOTS Melissa Button Back Zip Brown Leather Boots SIze 7,.

Women's boots Gianmarco Lorenzi, Suede Boots,Original,Luxury.,

U.S.POLO ASSN. Women's Tabitha1 Lurex Trainers black (Black Blk) 3.5 UK,

NWOB 190 Sam Edelman Penny Brown Leather Knee Wide Shaft Boots 6.5M,.Frye 3476467 FRYE Womens Casey Stud Bootie- Choose SZ color.,.

Netflix on the plane without a separate iPad just for that? Yup, you can even sync stuff offline.Dryshod Steel Toe Work Boot 15 Hi Cut Muck Boot Style Womens (Unisex) STT-UH-BK,.

There still remains a dearth of inspiring apps like you might see on the other side, but it's been AVEC LES FILLES DEMI VELVET CHUKKA blueE BOOTS STYLE J2111007 BRAND NEW BOX, since something genuinely new arrived on macOS as well. I'd argue most of the 'great' Mac apps have either stagnated, or just disappeared entirely, and the gap is not as bad as you’d think.

What Duca D'Ascalona ELENORE black, feel like a missed opportunity is Microsoft pulling some of the flagship iPad-first apps onto Windows. Apps like SALE Women’s Frye Matilda Boots Brown 10M Boho Victorian Buttons -- Ships Free, BNIB Ladies Olang Dover Shearling Snow Boots - Black UK 5,Stuart Weitzman Leather Dark Brown Below The Knee Boots Size 8M,, and I’m sad that they don’t seem to be actively targeting those popular apps.

Corral Circle G Women's 8 Brown Leather Cross Snip Toe Western Ride Boots L5038,.Pegia Ladies' Funky Leather and Sheepskin Laced Beige Ankle Block Heeled Boots,.

Aerosoles Women's Leading Role Ankle Boot,.New 398 Frye Lindsay Plate Leather Boot 6.5,NIB Kork-Ease Umbriel Black Leather Tassel Mid-Calf Boot Heel US 8.5 40 NEW Heel,.

Demonia Festival SWING-230 Purple Hologram Platform Chunky Boots,

Bash on Windows is generally great, but a performance issue emerged at some point that causes slowdowns on common tasks like Fontana 2.0 Women's High Boots 100% REAL LEATHER Upper Black Side Zip, or large commits. It’s related to Windows Defender, Just Togs Ridgeway Lace Country Boots UK 6 EUR 39 REF 3105,BNWB WOMEN'S FRYE TYLER DOUBLE ZIP BROWN LEATHER US SIZE 6.5 (UK 4.5-EUR 37),.

This has been a known issue for months, with FRYE MELISSA BUTTON BLACK BOOTS SHOES 6 368, 320+ Free People Outer Limits Stretch OVER THE KNEE Boot PLATFORM 38 (2) (M18),... and frustratingly, Microsoft has largely ignored it—only providing excuses for the problem and promising to look into it at some point in the future. Panama Jack Women's Ankle Boots 03 Limited B7 Vintage Napa Fuchsia Pink - EUR 42,NWOB 1003619 Jena 10 Inches Tall Brown Leather Lace Up Combat Boots Size US 11,, Women Vince Camuto rediena Suede Laser Cut Booties, Multi Sizes Wild Mushroom VC,Women's CHARLES CHARLES DAVID RENE 228907 black leather tall riding boots sz. 7,, 19H1.

Ellie shoes E-609-Felicia 6 Pointed Stiletto Heel Thigh High Stretch Boots,.

AQUATALIA Italian Made Chocolate Brown Suede Boots w Side Zip - Retail 595,

NEW Stuart Weitzman Animal Print Calf Hair Suede Boots Womens Size 9B Square Toe,

Naot Taku Ankle Boot - Women's Size 8, Brown,.Sam Edelman Frauen Stiefel black Groesse 7 US 38 EU,.

Donald J Pliner Western Short Red “Julisa” Leather Boots Size 9,. 

Microsoft's "modern" design language against it's older one

Boots booties ROBERT CLERGERIE all leather black p 8,5 or 40 fr,. 205 Harley Davidson Womens Jill Tall Lace Up Motorcycle Boots, Snare, US 7.5,.

Bed Stu Judgement Oath Women Ankle Zip Brown Black Teal Rustic Leather Boot 6.5,. 

Stuart Weitzman Black Suede Leather Boots 4 Stilettto heel metropol M8.5 w Box,Ariat Heritage Roper Western Boots - Brown - Womens,Chaco Women's Pineland Moc-W Hiking shoes - Choose SZ color,SAM EDELMAN Leopard Print Sparkling Pony Hair High Heel Ankle Booties Sz. 8.5,NW 275 FREEBIRD BY STEVEN TATE STONE ANKLE BUCKLE STRAP BOOTS Size 7,Remonte Women’'s R3367 Biker Boots Black (black black 02) 5 UK,Dr Martens Matias oxblood leather black pony hair boots UK 5 EU 38,Hunter Original Tall Gloss Navy Womens Wellies Rainboots,NEW FREE PEOPLE ROYALE POINTY TOE FLAT LIGHT BROWN LEATHER SIZE 7US 37EU,.

The new version of the right-click menu in Windows compared to the old version

Lemarè - shoes-Ankle-Boots - woman - Green - 700017C184819,.Ksb Cheviot Ladies weathertite Brown 8 UK,.

Microsoft needs to lead, not just play it safe.

Frye Billy Leather Studded Western Cowboy Boot- Tan Brown (size11), 

One area that seems to be ignored entirely is the taskbar.Frye Lindsey Plate Short 7.5 Cognac 139 Retail 318 Fabulous,.

The tray is a mess

Womens VINCE CAMUTO Black Leather Tall Knee High Boots Wide Calf Sz. 6.5,.

For search in the forthcoming 19H1 update, the same could be said. Microsoft separated it from the Cortana assistant functionality—a wise move—but left it orphaned, floating, and just New Frye Natalie Double Zip Bootie SAND Leather 3478490 SZ 7.5 USA, in general. Why can't this search bar be thought of in an entirely new way?

women Van Dal Élégant Bottines à Talon Cheville Porter,... at least make it feel consistent?

Miz Mooz Lissie Seasonal Women's Chelsea Boot,

Like all things in technology, there's good and bad to your choices of software.Auth Chloe paddington knee high black leather boots w gold buckles UK 5 38,.

Pikolinos Le Mans 838-8696 Arcilla Womens Leather Zip Lace Detail Booties Boots,.

Stuart Weitzman Brown Suede Studded Combat Boots Size 7M F3945,.Rag & Bone Burgundy Leather Ankle Boots Size EU 38.5 US 7 NEW,.

If you're considering making the jump but aren't sure yet, ask away in the comments. I'm happy to share, very transparently, what types of problems you might run into when you switch, or if you'll love it as much as I do. To see what hardware is worth buying, check out my 2019 laptop guide here.