Being bogged down by application messages can disrupt anybody's productivity. Brien discusses how you can cut down on these nagging (and sometimes harmful) messages.
Brien discusses his process of replacing a backup battery and gives some insight on how to avoid this issue in the future.
Is it true you don't receive the full version of Office on your Surface tablet? Can you not upgrade to a different version? Brien Posey takes some time to clear the air on these and many other questions.
To find lasting success for Microsoft's tablet, the company needs to show how the device has lasting staying power compared to the competing iPad.
Brien suggests some areas of action Microsoft should take to make Windows 8 a success.
Brien's back with some more thoughts after spending extensive time with Microsoft's Windows 8 tablet.
From increasing tablet sales to the reveal of Windows 9, Brien runs down what he expects to see in the coming year.
Brien points to Windows 8's metered Internet settings and others as very useful touches Microsoft included in its latest OS.
After only using the device for a couple of days, Brien shares some of his initial thoughts on the the Windows RT-based hardware.
As a fan of Windows Phone 7, is there enough in Microsoft's newest mobile platform to justify the switch for Brien?
Will Microsoft finally find some success in the phone market with its Windows Phone 8 devices?
Brien throws caution to the wind and fully installs Windows 8 on a hard drive to see if Microsoft's latest OS can stand up to the day-to-day tasks for a techie.
Brien discusses how Microsoft's continued push and integration for PowerShell may be shifting the role System Center has in the enterprise.
Brien runs through some of the issues he's run into with Redmond's updated licensing policies.
Brien lays out his argument on why you will soon start to see features of a traditional operating system shifting to the hypervisor.