It's amazing how bloody expensive it is for shipping from most of the hobby electronics sites. What's the point of a $20 microcontroller if you're going to charge me another $15 to mail it? Get on board with Amazon or something, guys.
Okay, starting to get a feel for Windows 8. Discovery is extremely poor; the OS provides you no hints whatsoever on doing stuff. So here's the hint. You know how on Mac, right click is not required to do anything? Well in Win8, right click is required to do EVERYTHING. Things make a lot more sense once you start right clicking at random.
Initial impressions of Windows 8: mind bogglingly, jaw droppingly, shockingly idiotic design. The Metro interface is severely brain damaged and the "Desktop" interface is a limping, injured Win7. MS is going to catch a lot of extremely well deserved flack over this. Vista was probably less of a disaster.
I have a Nokia Lumia 900 (AT&T 3G) phone in blue, essentially unused, for sale. I pulled it out of the box and poked around with it basically once. Let me know if you'd like to buy it, I'm open to offers.