For my Friends and Family: You have no excuse not to secure your Microsoft Accounts with Multi-Factor Authentication

I am always begging my close friends and family, many who are not all that technical, to follow basic tenants for securing their digital worlds. From changing their passwords on a regular basis (even having them schedule it to coincide with Daylight Savings Time/Standard Time conversions a la “smoke detector battery changes) to keeping their…


Farewell to Zune

As I write this, within a few hours, the Zune Service is expected to end per earlier announcements. What exactly will happen with the functionality of the Zune 4.8 software, will be only that limited functionality will remain. I am sad. I loved the Zune player – especially the ZuneHD. I still use the ZuneHD…