Windows Phone

Some Thoughts & Comments From WPC 2015

July 16, 2015 // 2 Comments

Here are some things that I thought were noteworthy from Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference 2015 in Orlando this week. Keep reading even if you don’t work for a Microsoft partner, because this stuff affects anyone working in the Microsoft world. These may be paraphrases because I wasn’t [...]

Microsoft News Summary – 10 September 2014

September 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

In other news, Apple proves that wearable devices are a pointless Gartner-esque fad, and those preachy tax-avoiding frakkers, U2, suck donkey balls. Hyper-V Boot a Hyper-V Virtual Machine Using PXE: A post I wrote for System Center Operations Manager OM12 Sizing Helper: This is a Windows [...]

Event Notes: The Build 2014 Keynote – Futures

April 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

Myerson is back on stage. Now we get some futures – stuff that is coming but not soon. The next topic is Xbox (television). Universal Windows Applications will be able to run on the Xbox (One I guess). This app can also use Kinect from a single set of source code. Kinect v2 for Windows is being [...]

Event Notes: The Build 2014 Keynote – Windows Phone 8.1

April 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

Terry Myerson comes out on stage to kick things off, and tells the audience that they are a diverse group. This Build will focus on the delivery of apps and services. He gets things moving quickly. 1.5 billion people use Windows according to a video. 95% of Steam gamers are on Windows. Joe [...]

Another Windows Phone Hatchet Job? – Lumia 1020

December 10, 2013 // 1 Comment

I’m using this phone for 3 weeks.  Camera: excellent.  Social experience: excellent.  Apps: need some work but improving.  Only issue I’m having is when I’m listening to something in the car on the phone, I get a text, and the audio stops until I acknowledge the text – [...]