What most schools don’t teach…

Maybe I should start listening to Coatesy and learn to code!  Learn more at http://Code.org Jeffa Technorati Tags: Code,Coding

Microsoft Security Bulletin: November 2012

  This month we have quite a few updates for you to consider in your environments and if you have a Surface RT device you will have noticed a firmware update is available that improves performance.  Below are details of updates available.   Bulletin ID Bulletin Title and Executive Summary Maximum Severity Rating and Vulnerability…

TechEd Australia 2012: Time to get Packing!

We are only a couple of weeks away from TechEd Australia 2012 which means many of you are thinking about what you need to pack for the event. Sure you have to pack clothes and stuff for the event which I hope most of you can manage.  I tend to pack light and make sure…


A New Logo and Celebrating 25 Years at Microsoft!

I think now is a good time to write this post.  On Monday the 26th of August 2012 I celebrate my 25th Anniversary at Microsoft!  Yes 25 years!  Oh my freaking god!  For those of you that read this blog you may recall a blog post I did 5 years ago celebrating my 20th year…


A Sneak Peek at Windows Phone 8!

Looking forward to this! A first look at Windows Phone 8 Jeffa Technorati Tags: Windows Phone 8,Windows Phone

Microsoft SmartGlass and Internet Explorer for XBOX 360 Walkthrough

If You haven’t had a chance to watch the entire E3 Keynote then check out this video walkthrough of Microsoft SmartGlass and Internet Explorer for XBOX 360.  Pretty cool stuff.  Courtesy of the guys at The Verge. Enjoy! Jeffa    


Windows Phone 7 Update Out Now!

If you have a Windows Phone device you may have noticed an update that is being pushed out to Australian customers.  The update was available today for my HTC HD7 and my wife’s HTC Mozart.  Once the update is complete it will bring the phone OS version to 7.10.8107.79.  This update address’s the following issues….

Microsoft Security Advisory: Level 1 Alert!

Please see details below for a Level 1 Security Advisory being released today. What is the purpose of this alert? This alert is to notify you that Microsoft has released Security Advisory 2641690 – Fraudulent Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing – on November 10, 2011. Summary Microsoft is aware that DigiCert Sdn. Bhd, a Malaysian…

The Big Picture is Coming!

You’ve heard of our Tech.ed events that we hold annually around the world.  Well get ready for an entirely different type of event.  We’re calling it The Big Picture which is quite a change from what we’ve done in the past.  Please see all the details below and how you can register. Experience technology, as…

Check out the New Nokia Windows Phones!

Recently at Nokia World 2011 Stephen Elop announced the first Nokia Windows Phones as part of the Microsoft/Nokia partnership.  This is an exciting time as Nokia has always made great hardware and now they have hardware running Windows Phone!  My first mobile phone in the 1990’s was a Nokia phone and they’ve always been good. …