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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Recent September, 2020 Stories
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad hits a milestone, Paul insults Brad, and the series S will arrive eventually.
As we sit and wait for Microsoft to announce the Lockhart console, evidence of its existence is showing up everywhere.
Following the success of the Surface Pro 3, it was time to look at bigger ambitions for the Surface brand but there was one little problem.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Samsung has a gallery but not a cloud and the devil would like to know your address.
On this live edition of First Ring Daily, Facebook has an iOS problem, photos app is a local problem, and there are headphone problems.
On this episode of the Sams Report, Flight Sim 2020 is a hit, Microsoft Teams is blasting out messages, and Xbox is expanding
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Your Phone is an experience, Brad tries not to cough into the mic, and cameras are getting good.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, A duo is in the house, a Note will soon arrive, and a new card is in the box.
Microsoft's Surface Duo doesn't arrive for a couple more weeks but here is an early look at the hardware.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Epic makes noise with Apple, Brad's GPU makes noise as well, and Windows 95 gets a better rate on car insurance.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Microsoft backs part of Epic, Apple doesn't impact WordPress, and it's a Monday during a pandemic.
With hundreds of hours of gaming behind me, here is a long-term update on the Series 2.
On this episode of First Ring Daily Live, the Pixel 5 shows up, Flight Sim takes flight, and everyone is excited about TypeScript 4.0.
On this episode of the Sams Report, Microsoft has a hit, Teams gets some room, and the last response to Halo.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, there is an updated Xbox dashboard, Oracle wants the future, and Teams will get new features eventually.
Microsoft is showing off an updated design for the Xbox dashboard that will bring with it significant speed improvements.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Spotify goes down, cicadas come up, and Flight Sim goes big.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, pie charts are crucial, Halo has a spot, Paul has speakers that are loud, and Apple has an Epic.
After being delayed to 2021, here is what insiders are saying about the current state of development.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Paul has a new Teams, Sonos may have a new member, and the school is back (for now).
An SEC filing suggests that Panos Panay, the head of the Microsoft Surface, maybe joining the SONOS board of directors.
On this live edition of First Ring Daily, Fortnite has a new side quest, the audio is working, but the Halo isnt.
On this episode of the Sams Report, Microsoft released the Duo, Halo gets delayed, and Fortnite can't be downloaded.
The day is finally here, Petri's GET-IT Teams day event is live and you can watch the event with the YouTube embed below or if you want the full experience (and the downloadable content) - head on over to the full site.
YES I KNOW THE AUDIO IS NOT GOOD, Windows changed the default device on my podcast box because it's 2020 and Windows is hard - also the Duo launched.
Microsoft has confirmed that Halo Infinite will be delayed and that the series X arrives in November.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, cloud gaming has a new home, Amazon changes a Twitch branding, and Paul looks for a port.