In this episode your hosts, Colin and David delve into the History of the Microsoft Surface, review what is new at E3 and talk about Windows 10 support. Joining us today is our new sound engineer Matt Murphy.
- Colin registered the domain SurfaceNation.com. Any suggestions on what we should do with this domain?
- Please give us as much feedback as possible and comments on iTunes are very much appreciated.
- History of the Surface – We take you on a quick journey through the history Surface from the original Pro and Surface RT to Surface Pro 3 and Surface 3. Surface 3 LTE has been released in Japan.
- This is our 3rd podcast; just like the Microsoft Surface, 3 is our lucky number!
- Clarification – Upgrading from Vista/XP is not supported directly, nor is there a free upgrade. For licencing information please see Microsoft’s Licencing Blog.
- E3 – Microsoft announces compatibility with Xbox 360 games and a HoloLens demo of Minecraft and how to stream Xbox One games to a Windows 10 PC. Watch this really cool Hololens / Minecraft demo here.
- Windows 10 Support – Support is now available via the Windows Lapable? App “Contact Support”. This means that @GabeAul will not need to single handedly support 1 billion users throug the upgrade to Windows 10 on Twitter. Gabe, what will you do with all your free time?
- Our new sound engineer Matt Murphy, is also a musician. If you enjoyed the intro/outro music please visit www.soundcloud.com/mattmurphy and www.wherejoykillssorrow.bandcamp.com.
- This week we tested – – – oops – enjoyed Auchentoshan. Just like our podcast, it is triple distilled. http://www.auchentoshan.com/.
- We used a different audio compression algorithm this week. Do you notice?
This week’s sponsor is Bridgeways.com, the monitoring, reporting & analytics company.