Tag: data

  • Have Evernote files you want to transfer to OneNote?

    I still maintain that OneNote is the best FREE tool you’re not using. Especially if you have a touch or pen device — but any device will do. There’s a OneNote App for that (really!). One of the arguments against switching over to OneNote was the lack of ability to move those files over easily. […]

  • Be careful with your App downloads

    CBS News did a piece this morning on how the Bad Guys are using Apps to steal your data and money. Games, Flashlight Apps, etc. all generally ask for WAY more permissions than they need. Be careful. Be aware. http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/cyber-thieves-hacking-victims-through-mobile-apps/

  • Data in the clouds or under the sea?

    A New York Times article published on 1/31/16 highlights a new data center project from one of Microsoft’s Research groups called NExT (New Experiences and Technologies) that is solving a big data center problem (heat) with the cool ocean waters. Today‚Äôs data centers, which power everything from streaming video to social networking and email, contain […]

  • Microsoft, Privacy and the Big Debate

    There’s been much made about the information Microsoft collects and uses for its own purposes. It’s really come to “light” with the push of Windows 10 upgrades and Microsoft’s inability to communicate anything effectively. Here’s my take on the whole matter: Microsoft finally did what my mother always told me not to. (“If EVERYONE jumped […]