Over the last few weeks I have tinkered with a Raspberry Pi 2 and I have to say it has been pretty fun. I built my Pi with a Zebra case, 32GB micro sd card, a few heat sinks, and a bread board kit so I can easy connect things to my GPIO. I also picked up […]
This my Tech PSA for everyone out there not following Windows 10 or tech news in general. Windows 10 launches tomorrow and if you are running Windows 7 or 8, you get it free. So how do you get it? Easy. Look in the system tray for the Windows logo. For those less tech savvy, […]
Last weekend I decided to upgrade all of my virtual servers to Windows Server 2012 R2 from 2012. The process was pretty straightforward… Mount the ISO Launch the setup Allow the installation check for incompatibilities and updates Upgrade Everything went smooth, or so i thought. When the server launched for the first time I was […]
Here’s something I never knew was possible. After all these years of using Windows I always thought it was impossible to associate a file without an extension to an application. Why would I want to do this? Simple. Sometimes applications do not add a file extension to files. This seems to be the case when […]
I just renewed my TechNet subscription and grabbed the release version of Windows 8. I was going to wait until Windows Server 2012 was released and stay on the RC but then I got the itch. My main PC is an Intel Core i7 with 12GB of RAM, 2 SSD’s and a 2TB drive for […]
An old dog can learn new tricks. Microsoft has accomplished a lot over the last 2 years. I don’t think they get enough credit or attention unless the do something really like launch Windows 8 or launch their own Windows Surface tablet. Here’s a list of some of the lesser known things they have done, […]
Here are some screenshots from the RTM installation of Windows 8. Enjoy!
Today, Windows 8 and Visual Studio 2012 both have been released to manufacturing. The software has been finished and will be distributed to their OEM partners. What does that mean for the average consumer? Not much really… except that Windows 8 PCs and tablets will be available on October 26th. Even Microsoft’s new Surface Tablet they […]
Microsoft released Windows 8 Release Preview today. This is the next milestone leading up to the final release of Windows 8. The Release Preview (previously named RC or Release Candidate in earlier versions of Windows) should be pretty close to what we see in the final release. If you want to give it a try, follow the links below. http://windowsteamblog.com/windows/b/windowsexperience/archive/2012/05/31/the-windows-8-release-preview-amp-windows-upgrade-offer-windows8.aspx […]
I just wanted to make a quick post and share an update on a Windows Phone app I have been working on over the last few months. It’s called Space Weather Weather and I have just released 2.0. Head on over to www.spaceweatherapp.com and check it out.