Spataco-blog

  • Windows 10 RTM is Coming

    Today Microsoft suspended downloads of the fast ring and the slow ring builds of Windows 10 Insider Builds. They also removed the ISO and are deactivating the activation license. This is all in … more

  • New Surface Computers

    Tags: Surface

    Microsoft released some new Surface computers quietly this week. The new machines include a new Surface Pro 3 with 128GB storage on an Intel core i7 processor. Color me surprised when I was in a … more

  • Surface Design Matters

    I am an avid Surface Pro 3 user. This is not because I am a Microsoft Surface MVP, it is because it is an incredible machine. It has an Intel Core i7 processor with 8GB of RAM. The battery lasts a … more

  • Build 2015

    Tags: Build 2015

    This year marks the 4th year that I have gone to the Microsoft //build/ conference. I had to miss last year due to some mix-up at work, but that’s in the past. Every year seems to try and outdo the … more

  • Surface Pro 3 Pen on Windows 10

    With the latest release of Windows 10 (build 9926) I decided to do a clean install and save none of my previous files. One downside to doing this is that the pen button doesn’t automatically open … more

  • Hello from Windows 10

    In a previous post I mentioned that we should look for a Windows release sometime in September. I was wrong in that I thought there would be a second //BUILD/ conference around it, but I was right … more

  • Windows 8.1 Update

    Tags: Windows 8.1

    I’m a little late to the party of writing about Windows 8.1 Update, but I wanted to get a fair result. My initial thoughts on it were that I didn’t like any of the improvements they made for keyboard … more

  • Office for iPad is now available

    Tags: Office, iPad

    Today at a press briefing in San Francisco, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced that Office for iPad is now available. The press briefing was entitled “The Intersection of Cloud and Mobile” and … more