Microsoft Ignite

Microsoft Ignite Site Updated & Call for Topics Survey

I received word this morning that the Microsoft Ignite website received some updates this morning. Now don’t get too excited. There aren’t any new details  like where the party will be, or what the bag will look like, or such.  It looks like there are some design changes and additional fleshing out of the info …

Recipe: Sconnie Mac

I don’t normally blog about recipes. In fact, I don’t think I’ve ever posted a recipe of any kind.  I recently adapted a recipe for a recent Packers game, however, that was a big hit at home, so I thought I’d share. Last month, I traveled to New Orleans for the Packers game against the Saints. As …

Just call me Halon Master Chief

No that’s not a typo. I wasn’t playing the Halo Master Chief Collection last night. That would have been fun. Instead I was playing Halon Master Chief, a game unavailable on any console. A game that can only be played in a computer room. Last night around 6 PM I was able to unlock the …

Microsoft Band yoga mat

First Look at Microsoft Band

I stopped by the St. Louis Microsoft Store this morning, right after it opened, to buy the new Microsoft Band, Microsoft’s entry into the fitness/wearable market. Last night I blogged about the Band, and shared how excited I was to get my hands on it to replace my FitBit Force. There were a few other …

Microsoft Band

Microsoft Band Arrives (Goodbye FitBit)

Sorry FitBit. From the One to the Flex to the Force, you’ve worked well for me (except for the band… major pain in the you-know-what every time it came loose), and I’ll be sad to see you go. I thought I might wait for your new products, but while they are definitely a step-up, they …