Episode 096 - Beneath a Surface
Release Date: 12/06/2018
- Universal Windows Podcast – Episode 96
- Special guest Brad Sams @BDSAMS
- Brad has nearly a decade of writing and publishing experience under his belt. From breaking news about Microsoft to pushing publications to new heights, he has significant experience as a journalist as well as growing web-based brands.
Word of the Week
- Enjoy a sip of your favourite beverage each time any of us says "Windows"
Interview of the Week
- Introduction to the book
- Beneath a SURFACE is available on Amazon in Kindle format and will soon be available on paper!
- A retrospective of all Microsoft Surface Devices from the Surface Table to the Surface Headphones and lots of insight into Windows 8 / 10
- Meets Talk about the personalities that made it all possible from Steven Sinofsky @stevesi to Joe Belfiore @JoeBelfiore
- The "Good Old Days" at Microsoft
- Microsoft really hated the press
- Early Surface Pro Mockup
- Lapable - I thought Colin had invented the word Lapable (June 4 2015)
- SkyDrive -> OneDrive - it has become something very useful!
- Why has the touch cover / kickstand not been copied by Apple or Samsung?
- Surface Mini
- do people really care that much about a non-launched product?
- Microsoft produced between 10,000 and 125,000 units
- Start of the Windows Insider Program
- 10 Original Insiders
- Surface Book 1 was a Dumpster Fire
Whisky of the Week