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Band Geeks on the Surface Geeks Podcast 78

Written by on November 13, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 0 Comments
Band Geeks on the Surface Geeks Podcast 78

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Jim Collison joins me to geek out a little bit on Microsoft Band.  We’ll compare it to other devices and I’ll tell you how it’s working for me. Is it a SmartWatch, Fitness Band, or both? Jim reviews the HP Stream 14″ and the Surface Pro 3. This […]

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Windows 10, Surface Mini, and more on Surface Geeks 77

Written by on October 22, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 4 Comments
Windows 10, Surface Mini, and more on Surface Geeks 77

Podcast: Play in new window | Download There is a new build of Windows 10 out and I’ll discuss some of the new features.  Microsoft Wearables and Surface Mini back in the news. All this and more on Surface Geeks 77 SP3 and wifi Great Windows 10 Reads http://www.windowsobserver.com/2014/10/21/windows-10-technical-preview-build-9860-update-process/ https://windows.uservoice.com/forums/265757-windows-feature-suggestions/ http://pureinfotech.com/2014/10/21/windows-10-technical-preview-build-9860-ready-download/ Fitbit and Apple SmartWearForums.com […]

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Using the Toshiba Encore Mini and Pre Meetup Show

Written by on September 18, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 0 Comments
Using the Toshiba Encore Mini and Pre Meetup Show

Podcast: Play in new window | Download It’s Pre-Meetup edition of Surface Geeks.  This episode is simulcast to both Surface Geeks and Home Server Show.  John Wiskowski joins the show to chat about small tablets and their uses.  I have the Toshiba Encore mini and try to find some use for it.  We’ll talk about […]

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Toshiba Encore Mini and Surface Pro 3 SG75

Written by on September 4, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 0 Comments
Toshiba Encore Mini and Surface Pro 3 SG75

Podcast: Play in new window | Download All three Surface Geek are back to discuss some new Windows 8.1 tablets, the Surface Pro 3 Core i3, and some possible new Windows Phones. This podcast is a member of the geeks network. Check out thegeeksnetwork.com for other great podcasts and forums. Surface Geeks on Twitter If you want […]

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Tweetium Dev Brandon Paddock Joins Surface Geeks 74

Written by on August 20, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 0 Comments
Tweetium Dev Brandon Paddock Joins Surface Geeks 74

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Brandon Paddock of Tweetium fame joins the podcast to discuss Tweetium for Windows, Windows Phone, and more.  I struggle at the end to discuss the Core i3  Surface Pro 3 Thanks to Brandon for joining the podcast.  Go get Tweetium now! This podcast is a member of the […]

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Surface Geeks 73 – Surface Pro 3 Core i3 Edition

Written by on August 14, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 6 Comments
Surface Geeks 73 – Surface Pro 3 Core i3 Edition

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Surface Geeks is back with a packed episode. More chat on the return of the Surface Pro 3 Core i5 and some thoughts on the Core i3.  Updates to SP3 and RT and I’m talking a ton of accessories and peripherals for Surface. Glad your back and see […]

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Surface Pro 3 and the team that built it

Written by on July 30, 2014 in Blog, Surface Pro 3 with 1 Comment

I really didn’t know what to title this. Remember that article from Penny Arcade where Microsoft reached out to the artist and brought him to the campus to watch him draw?  This situation is not quite that elaborate but Microsoft did reach out to me in order to get more details about my “desktop replacement” […]

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Surface Geeks 72 – Surface Pro 3 Returned, Miracast, and MVP’s

Written by on July 24, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 0 Comments
Surface Geeks 72 – Surface Pro 3 Returned, Miracast, and MVP’s

Podcast: Play in new window | Download This week I’m talking with Surface MVP Brian Friedlander  and we’ll talk about Surface in education and Miracast.  We also chat about me returning the Surface Pro 3, how I used the Surface Pro 2, desktop replacements, and CPU Throttling. This podcast is a member of the geeks […]

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Returning the Surface Pro 3

Written by on July 23, 2014 in Blog with 19 Comments
Returning the Surface Pro 3

The Surface Pro 3 was announced on May 20th, released to the world on June 20th, and I’m writing this on July 20th.  The significance of the date coincides with Microsoft’s 30 day return policy.  I just boxed up the third generation Pro device and took it back to the Microsoft Store.  Somewhat unwillingly but necessary […]

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Surface and Windows Phone Updates on Surface Geeks 71

Written by on July 9, 2014 in Blog, SG Podcast with 2 Comments
Surface and Windows Phone Updates on Surface Geeks 71

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The Surface Geeks are back after a long break. We analyze some Surface Pro 3 issues, talk about the Mini rumors, and go over some Windows Phone Options. Ok, maybe we talk a lot about Windows Phone.  A lot!   There was a lot of discussion about Windows […]

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