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Podcast 1330 Aug. 3, 2013 :Windows Wide Open: 8.1

Show Notes:

Windows Wide Open: 8.1


Justin Coffey and Sarah ThomasJustin Coffey, Technical Solutions Specialist with Apex Digital Solutions  (Partner of the Year for Heartland District 2012) talk about Gary Baker’s switch to the Microsoft Surface Pro and the highlights of Windows 8.1 upgrade coming to the new Microsoft operating system.

Justin’s Favorite Tool for Updating Software

Windows 8 ToolKit


With the help of our partners, we have put together a collection of articles, tips and trick to help


Breaking into Business

Kendall and Family smKendall Petykiewicz , Intern, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Flagstar Bank will discuss the challenges of breaking into the world of IT.

Mike BrennanWeekly feature with Mike Brennan, editor and publisher of, highlighting technology headlines from Michigan and around the world that impact of our state’s growing high tech sector.

This week we launch our co-branded MiTechNews Newsletter in collaboration with the Internet Advisor.

“MITechNews.Com would like to thank Mophie.Com, the maker of the iPhone juice pack,  for helping make possible the Weekly Tech eNewsletter, co-branded with the Internet Advisor.”



Listing of Trusted Computer Repair Shops


Hour 2:  Answering Listener Questions. 800-859-0957

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Feb. 16, 2013: Cybersecurity, Microsoft Surface Pro, and MiTech Launch

Show Notes:

Hour 1:

President ObamaPresidential Cybersecurity Directive 21

Richard Stiennon, noted author, cyber security expert and media analyst will discuss Presidential Policy Directive 21: Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience. PPD 21 how it impacts your privacy and whether it can help save us from cyberwar. Richard is also the author of Up and To the Right: Strategy for Influence.  Richard’s analysis of the President’s directive:  PPD 21: Extreme Risk Management Gone Wrong

bump_logotype Sadie Bascom introduces new app for iPhones and Android phones may make thumb drives obsolete!


Entrepreneur-YOU : Tiffany M. Jones, Vice President, Regional Marketing & Communications Manager for Huntington Bank, East Michigan Region shares a vision for encouraging women entrepreneurs in SE Michigan.

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MS-Tech-Center-Opening-with-Gov-John-Fikany-Dave-Sawyer-2-11-1Microsoft Surface Pro Arrives: Dave Sawyer, Heartland Microsoft Technical Center, Technical Director brings this brand new powerful PC in a hybrid tablet form to the studio to discuss its place in technology and possibly in your home.




Getting Windows 8 and Microsoft Office 2013 Straight.  Aaron Guilmette of Apex Digital joins us again as the answer man on all things Windows 8 and explains the mysteries of Office 2013.
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Look Out World…Surface Pro is About To Land!

Surface Pro

One of the first reviews on the soon-to-be-released Microsoft Surface Pro (Jan. 26 or 29) is a rave review from Gizmodo.  Get ready for the hater storm of tech writers whining about battery life etc.  This is a 10″ tablet/laptop/desktop that is redefining mobile computing in ways that we never be undone.

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