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Rare listed at Requested moves[edit]

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Sway (Office app) listed at Requested moves[edit]

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We should take a note out of the Apple articles' book[edit]

For years I've seen a weird double standard between Microsoft articles and Apple articles here on Wikipedia, Apple articles seem to be expanded upon, well-sourced and detailed while Microsoft articles seem to be minimalistic often first party or no sources present and while the editors of Apple's pages love historic products the moment a product is discontinued on a Microsoft page hoards of editors will try to delete everything about it, and those are quite general things I've noticed I'd like to point out a very recent example of how neglected Microsoft articles are, recently a user created the Surface Pen article as a small stub with no sources or references, so I added references and tried to expand the content a bit but if you'd compare it to the Apple Pencil article about a product that's not only more recent (by several years) has been written less about and is available for less devices and in less variants, the page is way better organised and shows more details.

Another example would be the iPad article Vs. the Microsoft Surface article, the editors of the Microsoft Surface article try to stay as minimalistic as possible, they've even removed all references to software and services that were there before and one can argue that those are mentioned in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 their specific relation to the Surface is not there, while the iPad article goes in full detail about every historical and current device the Microsoft Surface article seems to try to remove any information the moment 2 devices aren't alike anymore, instead of being extremely nihilistic minimalists the editors of this WikiProject should try to emulate Apple articles more.

Sincerely, --86.81.201.94 (talk) 10:17, 31 March 2016 (UTC)

Template:Windows Phone listed at Requested moves[edit]

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Template:Windows Phone listed at Requested moves[edit]

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