Dave O’Leary, bringing CEO, CIO, VP, Chair insights on his Microsoft Surface Pro Journey

I have known Dave since the 1980s’ as a leader in business, industry, government, media, society, academia and internationally. He has several interesting ideas he shared with me as articles that I will be posting starting with this one today. His profile is below followed by his article, “My Microsoft Surface Pro Journey.” Dave O’Leary…


New Surface Offerings: Livestream New York City Microsoft Surface event begins at 11 am EST May 20th

The NYC livestream #surface event begins at 11 am EST. Here is the link: http://www.microsoft.com/surface/en-us Surface  — designed to be the one device for everything in your life. Every Surface offers ports, Office compatibility, and Covers. Whatever you want to imagine, create, and share—Surface makes it possible to do it all. And more.


Chat on Improving Education: Lauren Woodman Microsoft General Manager, Education Programs; Top Global Technology Policy Authority

I met Lauren at the February UNESCO summit in Paris where we were both speakers. Lauren provided a passionate description of education challenges which resonated with me due to my long teaching background. Subsequently I talked about her work at the May ITU/UN World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) in Geneva and again a…


Chat: Microsoft Corp Senior Director Dharmesh Mehta: Top Global Cool Tech Authority

Dharmesh talks about trends: where/why/how files are being saved across devices, classical social networks, smaller mobile social networks, smaller devices, flexible displays, touch exploding further. He further delves into Microsoft as one the largest telecom companies, strong advancements (Bing to Skype to SkyDrive to Outlook.com), Skype tied with Outlook.com, Outlook.com as the fastest growing e-mail…


DEVELOPER MOVEMENT CHALLENGE

The Developer Movement Challenge builds on our successful incentive program for building apps. Here’s how it works: An app builder publishes Windows 8 apps from December 6th to December 31st and gets a chance to win a Microsoft 64 GB Surface. With every qualifying app they publish they automatically get an entry into the draw….


Microsoft Surface

If you haven’t heard the great news, then you have to check out the video. Microsoft Surface specs: Microsoft Surface · Operating system: Windows RT · Weight: 676 grams · Thickness: 9.3mm · Display: 10.6″ ClearType HD display · Battery: 31.5W-h · Connectivity options: microSD, USB 2.0, Micro HD Video, 2×2 MIMO antennae · Case:…