0:00 – Intro – new theme music by Rob at the Failed Musicians Podcast.
0:30 – Word of the week – Surprise!
3:00 – News and Rumors
Microsoft announced 75 million activations of Windows 10.
Windows 10 Insider Build 10532 release.
Microsoft Hello can tell the difference between identical twins. Call out to Surface Nation – are there any Ottawa area Identical twins who would join our podcast to test the Hello Camera!
Rumors swirl about a Microsoft keyboard with a built-in e-ink display.
Is the big Microsoft event schedule for October 19th?
Shortage of Skylake processors– Is SP4 causing this shortage or will it be delayed by this shortage?
13:00 – Stephen Hawking’s (our former intern) theorizes that you can from a black hole? In related Microsoft news can Microsoft dig out of the Black Hole that is their phone business?
15:00 – Is the Insider Program for Phones Ending? – No the current beta will stop working at the end of September.
18:00 – Matt wonders if he will have to pay for his Windows 10 after the “free year” as passed? It is free for the foreseeable future.
21:00 – New Surface Application – Less features, bad user interface and doesn’t fix the ability to customize the pen-top button. Check Colin’s Blog next week for information on a script that will return some of this functionality.
26:00 – Touch Me Gesture Studio lets you … “create, edit, and export a customized gesture file and that’s it! This app does not and never will contain the gesture engine that actually brings those gestures to life.”
27:00 – Product Review – Guest Review Kyran Mountain reviews the “BESTRUNNER 16GB USB 2.0 OTG Flash Drive Memory Stick for OTG Phone PC Tablet Micro USB Pen U-disk 1Pcs”. Follow Kyran on Twitter @Kyran.
33:00 – Call for contributors – This is a community podcast so please contact us if you’d like to contribute like @Kyran did!
36:00 – Contest – Twitter based contest for accessories has limitations as Colin and David are having trouble tracking re-tweets. Please follow us @SurfaceSmiths and re-tweet us!
40:00 – Outro – Call for your help with the podcast, please…
40:30 – Whiskey of the Week is a gin. Ungava Canadian Premium Gin.