This week on What The Tech: Andrew Zarian and Paul Thurrott cover the launch of the Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone. Was the launch botched? Andrew and Paul discuss whether or not smartphones will eclipse point and shoot cameras in the near future. Does quality matter more than quantity? Andrew and Paul talk about app usage on Windows Phone. And Andrew and Paul discuss Facebook buying Instagram. What's their motive in buying Instagram? Also, are online shopping giants like Amazon killing brick and mortar stores?
Every so often, I publish an updated version of my “What I Use” document, which details the technology products and services I actually use day-to-day. Since I’m currently on my third business trip in five weeks, this is perhaps an ideal time to discuss the technology products I rely on when I travel and a few related points....More
Lots of changes since November, including a new PC-based home server running Windows 8, several new smart phones, new PCs and tablets, new cloud backup, Office 365 Home Premium and a nice doubling of my Internet speeds courtesy of Verizon FIOS....More