Review

My Windows 8 Experience

My Windows 8 Experience

Yesterday I decided to throw caution to the wind and fully commit to Windows 8 Professional.  I backed up my data, formatted my hard drive, and did a fresh install of Microsoft’s latest OS.  After having used it now for nearly 5 hours of actual business time I realize that I’m seeing things that might be nice to know for businesses thinking about moving to Windows 8 in the near...

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Review: My First Smart Phone

I have resisted the urge to purchase a Smart Phone for years now.  Even when peer pressure was at its strongest (“All the cool kids are doing it”) I was able to stand firm and stick with my basic cell phone.  After all, a Smart Phone is just a Gameboy that you can talk into, right? Recently though, I came to a realization:  I have to have access to certain things while I’m...

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IE9: Should I or Shouldn’t I?

Microsoft released their latest browser late last night and the big question around the business world is “Should I or Shouldn’t I?” I downloaded and installed Internet Explorer 9 this morning and here are a few things right off the bat that I think everyone should know. Windows Vista or Windows 7 are a must. IE9 is only available on the two most recent versions of Windows. Microsoft is...

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