Tony Bradley Archive

Surface Pro 3, Day 3: Logging in to Windows 8.1

There are many elements of Windows 8.1 that are tied to a Microsoft account. You can log in to Windows 8.1 using a Local account, but when you do so you lose much of the syncing and

Surface Pro 3, Day 2: Look and feel

For Day 2 of the 30 Days with Surface Pro 3 series, I took the tablet out of the box and examined its physical look and feel. The Surface Pro 3 is very different from its predecessors

30 Days with Windows Phone 8.1: Day 1

What’s better than diving in to do a 30 Days series? Diving in to two different experiences simultaneously and writing TWO 30 Days series. Today is the first post in the new 30 Days with Windows Phone

30 Days with Surface Pro 3: Day 1

It’s time to officially kick off the 30 Days with Surface Pro 3 series. I conducted a similar series of posts–immersing myself in the experience for 30 days–with the original Surface Pro. I never did get around

Get ready for 30 Days with Surface Pro 3 and Windows 8.1

It has been a while since I’ve done a 30 Days series. Now, I am preparing to immerse myself in both the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 and a Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone at the same time. I

Lets talk about Microsoft – My Interview with Tony Bradley from the Bradley Strategy Group

I met Tony Bradley a few years ago at some technology shindig we attended in Las Vegas a few years ago and we have stayed in touch. Tony is a very highly regarded tech analyst and writer

30 Days with Surface Pro: Day 19

OK. Let’s take the 30 Days with Surface Pro series show on the road. I’ve spent the first two-weeks (plus) using the Surface Pro as a “desktop PC”, but now it’s time to take the tablet out

30 Days with Surface Pro: Day 18

Remember books? I used to actually read them. Now, the only books I own that are printed on actual paper are really just decorations for my office. They make me look smarter. As for the books I

30 Days with Surface Pro: Day 17

For Day 17 of the 30 Days with Surface Pro series, I’m taking a closer look at how Windows 8 handles split screen. It turns out that it makes a difference whether you’re connected to a 23-inch

30 Days with Surface Pro: Day 17

I’ve been a huge fan of Aero Snap ever since I first started using Windows 7. It quickly became second-nature for me to drag windows around to quickly maximize or minimize them, or snap them to the