When it comes to complex systems, Windows 10 is a prime example. Turns out that lessons learned from studying complex systems of all kinds can teach us a lot about Windows, too.
At one point, I was reasonably convinced that the Spring Creators Update aka Windows 10 Version 1803 might even go public before the end of March. Over the last couple of weeks, it’s become apparent that not only was that presumption incorrect, we still don’t know for sure when 1803 will hit the streets. Lots
My Win10.guru partner Ed Tittel was recently interviewed by Mason Lerner from SpiceWorks about how he became an expert witness and what it is all about. You can read the full interview here: Extreme IT: Expert witness testifies about his role in patent suits A quote from said interview: “In 2009, I got a call
Cloudfare for sure selected an unorthodox launch day for its new DNS resolver service 188.8.131.52. That’s because it not only made its debut on Easter Sunday but this year, that also happened to be April Fools Day (and, my birthday!). According to Matthew Prince on Clouflare’s blog, there was a “valid” reason for all this:
Thursday marked the second and final day of Microsoft’s Amsterdam Tech Summit. Leaving immediately after the last session, I managed to get myself to Amsterdam’s Main Railway Station about 15 minutes before my train departed. After a stressful journey of over 8 hours on a train filled with people travelling for the four-day Easter
Years ago, when I was working on a relatively large Help Desk for corporate customers as a Subject Matter Expert, one of my tasks was to write simple “Quick Start” documentation for users. I can still remember how ashamed I felt at one point, when working under an impossible deadline. That’s when my boss found
I had an interesting chat with a fellow Windows 10 enthusiast and a close friend of mine yesterday. We conversed about the Windows 10 version 1803 release date and Windows versioning in general. My friend said he expected 1803 to be released within the next ten days. In my abrupt style, I told him he
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Wow! Can it really be over so soon? Hard to believe my 5-day sojourn to Seattle is effectively over. I just have to write this post, pack, and put my head down for 5 or 6 hours. Then I’ll be into a cab, on to the airport, and on my way back home to the
During Day 2: Global MVP Summit I feel like I’m trying to drink from the firehose of knowledge. I’m filled up long before the hose is empty, though it’s all great stuff from a wonderful cast of characters.