Author: Wes Spears

Google just announced a new Wi-Fi router that’s made to blanket your home with internet

By Jeff Dunn Source: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-just-announced-wifi-router-165422772.html%3E?bypass=true   (The Google Wifi router and its companion app.Google) Google on Tuesday unveiled Google Wifi, a Wi-Fi router that takes after aspects of recent “mesh” networking routers like the eero. It’ll be available for preorder in…

The Most Popular Programming Languages of 2016

By Jake Widman Our annual look at the relative popularity of programming languages reveals that while Java still rules, other options are catching up for significant groups of developers. Just as important, more and more developers are taking a polyglot…

Updates to Silicon Support Policy for Windows

Earlier this year, we shared information about Windows 10 embracing silicon innovation and our work with partners to achieve breakthroughs in performance, imaging, connectivity, power, graphics, and more as the Windows platform evolves with them. At the time, we shared…

How Microsoft Is Going to Port Everything to Windows

The following post is from Gizmodo. We heard the rumors over and over: Android apps are coming to Windows 10. It sounded like a good way to let Windows Phone and Desktop users fill the gaps in the Windows Store—but…

Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence

The following post is from the Harvard Business Review. There seems to be wide support for the idea that we are living in an “age of complexity”, which implies that the world has never been more intricate. This idea is…

BSM Maturity Model

The following represents an approach to assessing Business Service Management (BSM) Maturity over a broad range of common IT and business management areas. This represents how I look at a client’s overall level of maturity from not only a functional…