July 10th, 2012

full steam ahead

My tweets

  • Mon, 12:11: Just threw down otherwise excellent #Inc magazine for misattributing Archilochus fox/hedgehog saying to Isaiah Berlin. Many centuries wrong.
  • Mon, 13:54: sadly the rise of ebooks means @sbisson can't say we have an Existence proof of David Brin's new book...
  • Mon, 14:06: ok, I *love* the Tad videos, but I'd rather see the #wpc cirque du soleil intro!
  • Mon, 14:24: hey #wpc tweeps; what are we missing on the stream now? was it a really funny video?
  • Mon, 14:27: business cloud seems to be a theme for #wpc adding 1k new partners = 10% growth in reselling MS cloud (assuming O365 & Azure both?)
  • Mon, 14:38: Microsoft partners obviously like billing directly for #office365 but do customers value that as much? does buying cloud direct make sense?
  • Mon, 14:41: We still don't know how many #office365 users there are; here's my calculations on trial users but what conversion? http://t.co/9ZLZLABe
  • Mon, 14:52: No #office 15 reveal so far at #wpc we'll find out about the "full leap forward" "over the summer" which lasts till, what, September?
  • Mon, 14:54: ah, here comes the OEM PC partner #surface consolation segment; have some free #wpc publicity, OEM PC makers
  • Mon, 14:56: official #windows8 RTM first week of august and GA (new PCs & upgrade) at the end of October; enterprise access in August
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