Microsoft Office Heads Into the Cloud

 A New Beginning For tech junkies like myself, it was delightful to see a new product out for a preview. With the industry trend to move to the cloud this is an obvious push for Microsoft especially in the consumer market. Where businesses are aggressive in implementing private clouds the average consumers have embraced the public clouds. Now Office 365 has been around for awhile now in the corporate world where it has in some regards struggled to kick off. It has always been a solid niche filler for small the medium sized companies. Now they have expanded into the consumer market …

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Free Microsoft e-books!!!

Here is a collection of free Microsoft e-books.Eric Ligman of MSDN has been nice enough to post them in one easy to see place. It is quite fantastic when this happens. So here you go and try to learn somthing new!!!! Who knows this might be the perfect time to get those skills to make the next game changer. Links Large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks for you, including: SharePoint, Visual Studio, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Office 365, Office 2010, SQL Server 2012, Azure, and more. Another large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks and Resource Kits for you, including: SharePoint …

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Things That I Dream of

With the recent passing of Steve Jobs we all reflect on innovation in different ways. Some people like to look at the cool gadgets that he gave us. I prefer to look ahead. Microsoft recently came out with several concept videos of their vision of the future. I love concept videos because they show us what would appear impossible and sets the tone for future innovation. This then inspires new generations to achieve these lofty goals. These videos are what I dream off every night. A world that is integrated. One where information is available. Thank you Microsoft for this …

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