Podcast 1518: Who’s Afraid of Windows 10?

 

windows-8-logo-hate

 

Win 10 Thumbs up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Show Notes

Hour 1: Who’s Afraid of Windows 10? Ready or not here it comes!

Click Here to Listen to Hour 1

Microsoft aims to have Windows 10 on 1 billion devices.  Will yours be one of them?

Shane Hamelin, CompuQuest Tech ExpertShane Hamelin works at CompTech Services in Sterling Heights, MI and day by day he deals with the complaints and fears about changing from aging, broken down, corrupted Windows XP machines to new computers often because of the horrible reputation that Windows 8 has justifiably earned.

In today’s show,  Shane and his fellow tech experts Gary Baker, Ed Rudel and Cal Carson  tackle some of the big issues that may determine Microsoft’s future:

Getting over the fear of windows 8

Learning to love Windows 10…it will be everywhere!

The Cloud? What is it, why is it important.


Microsoft Doubleheader

In the last 30 days Microsoft has held two conferences that are potentially the key to their future.

 

BUILD

The Build Conference, San Francisco, CA

Like WWDC for Apple and the Google I/O Conferences, this was Microsoft’s pitch to developers to get them designing applications that would take full advantage of the new Windows 10 substructure across all devices from PC’s to IoT (Internet of Things).  If the developers bite, this could be the key to Microsoft’s future.

Four Things We Learned About Windows From BUILD



Ignite logo

The Ignite Conference, Chicago, IL

Microsoft has long owned the enterprise market with both its operating systems and its Office productivity suite and along with a host of IT applications that have kept businesses humming worldwide.  Ignite was their opportunity to sell enterprise on a new Microsoft based heavily on their Cloud based giant: Azure.

Everything Microsoft announced at Ignite 2015


Hour 2    Live Listener Question and Answer

2014 full Crew

Click Here to Listen to Hour 2 Listener Q&A


MiTechNews Logo

Brand new website for our co-branded  MiTechNews Newsletter

Mike Brennan 

 Click Here to Listen to MiTechNews 5-10-15

 

subscribe-button to MiTechNewsletter


ITintheD_FINAL_Logo

 

Congratulations to ITintheDITintheD crew on the opening of their new studio in Ferndale, MI.

 IT and Beer Drinking will never be the same!  

We wish them continued success as they take the Internet by storm! 

 

 


nerds on call

Your Trusted Computer Repair Shops 

These local computer shops have been recommended by you the listeners for good, honest service and reasonable costs.  Let us know your favorite local computer shop so we can share it with your neighbors and friends.


Eyes right

Hey there affiliates….we want to hear from you too.  If you listen to us in Lansing, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Muskegon or wherever and you have a favorite computer shop to recommend, let us know by sending an email through our homepage at Contact Us.

Welcome Network Affiliates

WJRW

AM

1340

Grand Rapids

Sun 1p-2p

WJIM

AM

1240

Lansing

Sun 2p-4p

WKMI

AM

1360

Kalamazoo

Sun 12p-1p

WKLQ

AM

1490

Whitehall/Muskegon

Sat 4p-6p, Sun 12p-2p

 

(Visited 16 times, 1 visits today)