Brad Sams has more than a decade of writing and publishing experience under his belt including helping to establish new and seasoned publications From breaking news about upcoming Microsoft products to telling the story of how a billion dollar brand was birthed in his book, Beneath a Surface, Brad is a well-rounded journalist who has established himself as a trusted name in the industry.
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On this episode of First Ring Daily, Surface has a lot to say, Gabe says goodbye, and Android phones are phones.
Microsoft is making staffing changes to Mixer that result in cuts to the original programming team.
On this live edition of First Ring Daily, Intel is cutting chip prices, Google is cutting tablets, and Microsoft missed the cut.
On this edition of the Sams Report, the sun is up in the sky for a long time, Xbox has games coming and going, and Microsoft finally ships a new server.
Chapter five is all about Microsoft finally showing the world its new tablet but not everything went according to plan.
Microsoft has shifted its next-generation console plans and will focus on one device, rather than two like previously stated.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Cortana has a new style, Best Buy hopes for traffic, and Huawei pledges to keep your device updated.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Facebook has a new pain point, Brad has a good thought, and new games are coming to Game Pass.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Google calendar doesn't show up, Holgate is a keyboard, and the sun will come out tomorrow.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, we are back, Google is a genius, and Paul has a series you might want to read.
Organizations have data in many different places that needs to be made available and in an upcoming webinar, you can learn the tips and tricks to making this a reality.
Google has been found to be using content from Genius.com without attribution, this is one more piece of evidence of the company potentially abusing its position in the marketplace
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Apple announced a lot of things, 7cx is apparently a thing, and we are headed out the door again.
Microsoft's E3 conference takes place in a few days, these are my expectations for what the company will announce at the event.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, there's a new purple Xbox console, Microsoft showed off a few things internally, and it's a short week, folks.
On this edition of First Ring Daily, Apple is bringing the axe to iTunes, COD goes Modern (again?), and Microsoft has some pride.
On this edition of the Sams Report, a flood of questions from readers dominate the show, Microsoft has a 'modern OS', and sustainable data centers are the new cool kids in town.
On this edition of First Ring Daily, Microsoft is making changes to its PC game strategy that has a big impact on the future of UWP.
We knew it was coming and now Microsoft is slowly starting to pull back the curtains on its GamePass offering for the PC.
On this edition of First Ring Daily, Brad's mic is working, Paul has insiders, and Microsoft talks about a modern OS that isn't Windows 10.
Because of an update to Windows, the audio stack was broken on this episode, enjoy 20 minutes of Paul talking to himself.
For those who have a need for a device that provides the same functionality as a smartphone but without the cost or contract, Apple has updated its iPod touch.
Lenovo and Qualcomm have announced a new 8cx-powered laptop but if you were hoping to get your hands on it anytime soon, there is some bad news.
The past couple of weeks, we have been on the road and as we have done before, we filmed a bit about what happens when the blog posts are not being written.
On this edition of the Sams Report, Microsoft rolled out a new Windows update, Sony has a streaming pie, and all of your questions answered.
Microsoft's Surface tablet is what started off the company's hardware adventure - here's the commentary for the fourth chapter of Beneath a Surface.
On this edition of the Sams Report, Sony and Microsoft are starting to carve out an interesting future, but what about everyone else?