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, I cover all of the Microsoft news this week including my trip to campus, layoffs, Simplo batteries, and a final reminder.
Microsoft has determined that the Simplo battery issue with the Surface Pro 3 is software related and that a fix will be pushed out soon to resolve the issue.
Microsoft is cutting the price of the Xbox One in the US to $249.99, while supplies last, and the offer includes one free game as well.
On this episode, I cover all of the Microsoft news this week including hitting RTM, OneWeek, Billions, Office upgrades and a bit of travel next week.
If you have a Surface Pro 3 with a Simplo battery and are experiencing shortened battery life, you are not alone and the issue appears to be widespread.
Microsoft has released a new build of Windows 10, build 14393, but if you use a Surface Pro 4 or a Surface Book, you may want to wait on installing as there is a known issue that could cause your machine to BSOD.
Microsoft has announced today that the Xbox One S 2TB model will arrive on August 2nd, the same day as the release of the Windows 10 Anniversary update.
Microsoft has released a new build of Windows 10 to Insiders, 14390 and this is the same build currently being tested with employees.
Microsoft has said that it will not reach its goal of having one billion devices running Windows 10 within three years after its phone business came up short.
On this episode, I cover all of the Microsoft news this week including the road to release, WPC announcements, Windows as a Service, build signoffs, and meeting Dona.
On this episode, I cover all of the Microsoft news this week including the road to release, Windows phone upgrade info, WPC, and a few fireworks.
Microsoft has released a new build of Windows 10 to Insiders and as the company approaches the final build release, everything is focused on stability and feedback.
If you are running a Windows 10 Insider build and are seeing a July 15th expiration date for you build, fret not as Microsoft will release a new build to Insider before the time bomb expires.
The past few days have been filled with Surface news, from the Surface 3 hitting the end of the road to a new Surface device being rumored that would represent an entirely new device from Microsoft.
Microsoft has announced a new Windows Insider MVP program that will replace the outgoing consumer portions of the traditional MVP program.
On this episode, I cover all of the Microsoft news this week including some internal musing, the company is trying more ads on the desktop, NYC trip, year end and a lot more.
On this episode, I cover all of the Microsoft news this week including a lot of love for mobile users, Thurrott Premium, Microsoft year end, the road to the Anniversary update and a lot more.
Looking for a Surface 3? If you want one of these tablets you better move fast as stock is drying up.
Microsoft has released a new build of Windows 10, 14371 and it comes with a bunch of bug fixes and new activation features.
Later this year, Apple will bring Siri to the desktop where they hope to succeed with what Microsoft has struggled, get people to talk to their PC.
On this episode, I cover my own rumor report from E3 and what Microsoft announced, Scorpio, Xbox One S, fiscal year end, Windows development and a lot more.
Microsoft has released a new build of Windows 10, 14367 that comes with a couple of new features and one mobile feature is being removed.
Microsoft is cutting the price of the Xbox One by $20 to $279 to help differentiate the original console from the new One S.
At E3 today, Microsoft pulled back the curtains on its next generation Xbox, currently called project Scorpio, that supports 4k gaming and VR.
Microsoft has announced Xbox Play Anywhere, buy a game once and play on both Xbox and PC.
As expected, Microsoft has announced a new, smaller, Xbox One console that they are calling the S. The announcement was made at the company’s E3 keynote being held in Los Angeles.
A smaller Xbox One, called the Xbox One S has leaked ahead of Microsoft's E3 conference scheduled for tomorrow.