On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad is back, Paul is lost for words, and we have another book recommendation.
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This is a discussion I've been meaning to have for a long time. And it's a topic that permeates everything I do professionally, from the writing on this site to the podcasts I record each week.
With Brad gallivanting around Ohio or something, Paul takes on this week's "We Help Wednesday" Q&A session all by his lonesome.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad slices the ball, Paul's Internet has new options, and we are one week from Microsoft's event in NYC.
This Spring, Microsoft will make its upteenth attempt to get developers excited about Windows 10 at Build 2017. But as users have discovered, the apps platform in Windows 10 isn't in any way enticing. And it's OK.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad has a theory, Paul agrees, and three price points for phones
As you might have seen, Microsoft this week announced that it would align its Windows 10 and Office 365 development schedules. But as we should expect of Microsoft, it buried the real news.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Paul has a new phone, Brad unplugs Paul, and Windows Mobile 6.5 was an odd release.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad downloads an app, Paul is not in a car, and Microsoft wants you to check out To-Do.o.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad is confused, Paul is on a gondola, and it's all quiet on the snow front.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad talks security, Paul talks about home invasion, and something is up with mobile builds.
Microsoft is expected to formally unveil Windows 10 Cloud at a press event in early May. But there's no need to wait on the rationale for this release.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad as a theory, Paul has an idea, and it's time to think about Cloud books.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad's dog says goodbye, Paul says hello to a Microsoft event, and everyone is headed to NYC.
Gartner and IDC have weighed in on PC market share for the first quarter and come away, as always, with a slightly different take on how things are going. But the truth is out there.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad says Bespin, Paul sighs, and a May event for Windows 10.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad has a delight, Paul has a review, and Cortana gets name-dropped several times.
Microsoft's Surface beat out Apple's iPad in the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Tablet Satisfaction Study. But this win is bigger than Surface, I think. And it says a lot about the state of innovation in personal computing these days.
The other day, I revealed the first concrete information about the next version of Surface Pro. Today, I'd like to expand on that a bit by thinking through what this information means for Surface and the Spring hardware event.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad yells for no reason, Paul gets excited about Xbox, and we learn a lot more about the future of Xbox.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Brad tricks Paul, Paul sees transparent things, and we answer all of your questions.
Some unintentionally humorous emails from my writing and fitness trackers have triggered a reexamination of my elusive goal of achieving work-life balance.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Apple talks about its Mac Pro, Brad and Paul talk about Apple's Mac Pro.
In a blatant PR stunt that should please no one, Apple this week invited only the friendliest of bloggers to its Campus this week to assure them that they remain committed to the Mac.
While Apple and Samsung are battling for supremacy in the smartphone market using different strategies, the two tech giants do share one important goal: Total control over their entire platform stack.
On this episode of First Ring Daily, Paul names the animals, Brad has a post, and everything else that happened this weekend.
Samsung's Galaxy S8 is amazing, but it also costs over $750, putting it out of the reach of many consumers. Is there a better value to be had in the smartphone market?