From a friend This is something to be aware of when coding short sleeps – e.g, 100 milliseconds or less, especially if you assume they add cumulatively e.g in a loop. I was trying to figure out why on some machines my testing of timeslice degradation under performance gave different values. At first I thought
I travel a lot. How much? I have status on American, United, Frontier, and Delta. A lot. One of my biggest fears is missing a flight due to traffic (Waze and Google Maps to the rescue – use arrive by time to plan when you need to leave), airport security, or great meetings with customers
Hi all, Today is an easy one. I have had several questions about Network Adapters and specifically vEthernet adapters around 1803 and 1903. These are follow on questions to everyones favorite: Where did my Virtual Machines go after I did an inplace upgrade. vEthernet is created exclusively for HyperV on a windows 10 devices. Two
19H2 is a feature update delivered in a new way, using servicing technology (like the monthly update process) for customers running the May 2019 Update. This will most likely be the go forward strategy
Current Branch for Business (CBB), Semi Annual Channel (SAC), and other older names have now evolved into Spring new images supported for 18 months and Fall stable and supported for 30 months.
Sometime after noon CT today (6/27/2019) Marriott forced me to change my password and use Multi-factor Authentication (MFA). Uh oh? Here’s hoping it is just Marriott being proactive and not another breach yet to be announced like the one from last year: https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/30/tech/marriott-hotels-hacked/index.html If they are being proactive they should probably read the research that
As many have seen official announcements that Microsoft’s newer versions of Edge will be utilizing the open source Chromium Engine. Several private builds leaked out in late March (don’t use those). Today the public beta (preview | Insider) builds are available. Good News This does NOT replace Edge but allows you to run Chromium Edge
In the newest release of Windows Insider Fast Ring build on March 15th 2019 18358 a new feature has been added to allow Application Guard to work on Google Chrome Browser and Mozilla Firefox. Cool. https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2019/03/15/announcing-windows-10-insider-preview-build-18358/#cYmJ3abB6vdUHptq.97 The guide to enable is good but missed one step. How do you enable Windows Defender Application Guard? Hint:
NvFBCPluginWindow Preventing you from shutting down is annoying but safe to ignore.
Thank you all for my 3rd year as a Microsoft MVP
Retirement 401k Company Match is per pay period. Ensure that you have a contribution rate at or above your company match for every pay period. If you are maxing out your 401k don’t do it early. Be consistent for the long term.