Daniel Rubino

Daniel Rubino is executive editor of Windows Central. He has been covering Microsoft since 2009 back when this site was called WMExperts (and later Windows Phone Central). His interests include Windows, Surface, HoloLens, Xbox, and future computing visions. Follow him on Twitter: @daniel_rubino.

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Microsoft losing Peter Skillman reveals a bigger issue with Windows design
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Microsoft losing Peter Skillman reveals a bigger issue with Windows design

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Microsoft's Fluent Design System doesn't have many public faces, but Peter Skillman was one of them. While he only oversaw design for Outlook, Skillman often engaged with people on Twitter about Windows design and how it can be improved. His announcement that he has left Microsoft (after previously being with Nokia) reminds us again of how far Microsoft has to go in proper UI design for...

Waterfield Designs Tech Rolltop Backpack review, Dan Rubino's new fave
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Waterfield Designs Tech Rolltop Backpack review, Dan Rubino's new fave

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Rolltop backpacks are usually for hikers, but Waterfield Designs has a new one that has quickly won me over as my favorite laptop sack. The Tech Rolltop can be a slim, laptop bag with enough room for a 15-inch laptop, Surface Pro, headphones, and much more, but can expand by liters on the fly so you can stuff even more when you need it. Quality materials, excellent design, and a swanky...