This week on What The Tech: Andrew and Paul discuss the just launched Amazon Kindle Fire. Andrew gives a quick demo of the device. How does it stack up against the review and other tablets? And what about the Silk browser Amazon boasted about at it’s announcement, does it live up to the hype? Andrew also shows some of the nuances of the Kindle Fire. Andrew and Paul discuss their OCD of maintaining meta tags for their music collection. Is this necessary to do before using iTunes Match? Logitech admits that Google TV was a mistake. How does this affect Google? Also, how is the Nokia and Windows Phone partnership doing? Paul talks us through an experts perspective. And did people jump the gun thinking Windows 8 would be coming to mobile phones after a speech from Steve Ballmer?
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