Tag: microsoft

  • My experience with Windows 11 as a developer

    My experience with Windows 11 as a developer

    Here’s a rundown of my experience with Windows 11 as a developer Windows 11 was announced around 3 weeks ago, and I was hesitant to install it at first. However, I heard great feedback from people. And I wanted to see what the developer experience would be. I hope you enjoy my experience with Windows […]

  • Windows 11 is coming… Here are my thoughts.

    Windows 11 is coming… Here are my thoughts.

    Yesterday, Microsoft announced the release of Windows 11. To some, it wasn’t a surprise because it had been leaked. However, to most people, this will come as a surprise. Especially when Microsoft themselves said Windows 10 would be their final major OS. Microsoft Teams is baked into Windows 11 I’m going to start with a […]

  • My new PC setup (Surface Pro 3)

    My new PC setup (Surface Pro 3)

    My desktop PC is playing funny buggers, so I’ve had to switch it out. I’m now using my Surface Pro 3 which I’ve had for a few years and used it on and off. My wife was very reluctant for the switch, because of the Pro 3 having such a small screen. After reassuring her that we can still use our two monitors, I went and purchased the correct cables. Two mini display-ports to HDMI that are purchased on Amazon by Rankie.

  • Xbox One Elite Controller Review

    Xbox One Elite Controller Review

    I recently had the Xbox One Elite Controller gifted to me as a Christmas present and I think it’s time to give it a review. This controller is a beast and I doubt I have yet to use this controller to it’s full potential. It has so many knobs and triggers that you feel a […]

  • Windows 10 Creative Update Event Overview

    Windows 10 Creative Update Event Overview

    Thursday night I sat watching the Windows 10 event, and I have to say, they blew everyone away. This includes Surface, Holoense and more.

  • Windows Phone, Why did I pick it?

    Windows Phone, Why did I pick it?

    In my office, I’m the only one who fully supports Windows Phone as an operating system. My fellow colleagues disagree with me and would rather have either an Android phone or iPhone. I would like to make a quick post on why I chose Windows over Android and Apple and why I think Windows phones are the winners.

  • Goodbye Microsoft Band 2, hello Fitbit Surge

    6 months ago, I had been given a Microsoft band 2 as a loving birthday present. I thought it was a great device which had so many great features, but unfortunately the wear and tear of the device eventually let it down.

  • The power of AI and bots

    I have started seeing the sudden increase in AI and bots and I am so excited to see where this is heading. First we had Microsoft introduce Tay the Twitter AI which unfortunately saw it’s demise when it got turned into a racist drug dealer. Tay displayed just how powerful their AI could be even if it turned against the rules set to keep it at bay.

  • Windows 10 UWP Web Wrapper App Release

    Windows 10 UWP Web Wrapper App Release

    At the beginning of this week, I had decided to give myself a little project of creating an app for the Windows 10 ecosystem. I wanted to my website to be a Windows 10 app and I wanted to create this with as little effort as possible.