Chat: Michael Jenkin, Innovating Business Executive, International Microsoft Technology Expert

Michael Jenkin is a recently announced 2012 SMB 150 Awards recipient, recognizing the top 150 Small & Medium Business professionals. In addition, Michael received media attention for founding a rapidly growing company and  for his innovative business leadership. Sharing his insights for success, in our extensive chat, Michael answers these questions and more: What are…


Want to connect everything to the Cloud?

Here’s a great post by Steve Sinofsky on “Connecting your apps, files, PCs and devices to the cloud with SkyDrive and Windows 8.” “ …offering a cloud service for each and every Windows 8 customer and all their PCs (and phones), should you choose to use it. In previous posts (Signing in to Windows 8…


Dharmesh Mehta interview: Director, Windows and Windows Live Division Microsoft Corp.

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Dharmesh Mehta interview: Director, Windows and Windows Live Division Microsoft Corp. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki As director of product management and product marketing for the Windows Live business at Microsoft Corp., Dharmesh…


GITCA Presents “24 Hours in the Cloud” – June 1st

Please note that the GITCA “24 Hours in the Cloud” round-the-world virtual event focusing on Cloud Computing is scheduled for June 1st. The speakers will be available via twitter to answer your questions [tweet using #24hitC to submit a question]. Please visit http://sp.GITCA.org/sites/24Hours to find out more. This is a very important community project and…


Legendary Pioneer, Microsoft Technical Fellow, Chuck Thacker: Recent Turing Award Recipient ($250K prize, considered Nobel Prize of Computing) from Microsoft Research--shares his iconic legacy, current and future innovative research

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview this Year’s ACM Turing Award Recipient, from Microsoft Research, Charles Thacker. The award was announced this month–March 2010. Chuck is the legendary computing pioneer, world-renowned distinguished researcher, inventor, and engineer whose innovations influence every…


Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Series

Mobile is the new “e” with more mobile phones than people wearing shoes. The implications are tremendous impacting business, industry, governments, academia, media, society, and globally. Here are some great resources. Microsoft Presspass link: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/ Official press release: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2010/feb10/02-15MWC10PR.mspx Interview with Andy Lees http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2010/feb10/02-15WindowsPhone7.mspxVideo covering the Windows Phone 7 Series design http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/videoGallery.aspx Charlie Kindel’s blog…


It's More Than Just a Phone

One of the neat things about my job is that I’m often given cool technology to play with and review. A couple of weeks ago, I got an HTC 6800 from Bell Mobility to play with and so did my fellow WWITPRO executive member and Canadian IT Manager guest blogger, Don Spencer. Well, we decided…

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