The Fitbit Diaries: Getting back into the swing of sweat.

In an effort to get back onto the fitness wagon, I picked up a Fitbit Charge 2, at Costco. I have to say that it’s been nice to get back on the fitness wagon. The Fitbit has changed my perception(s) of how healthy I thought I was. Now I make (some) better decisions in terms of what to eat, and when to exercise.

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Conversation Piece: Microsoft + Music – An emotional roller coaster!

When I got my Microsoft MVP award, in 2008, it was for Zune – arguably, Microsoft’s biggest foray into the music services space. It had everything, I loved about music, as a medium: ways to discover new music and support artists, a community built around sharing and discussing music, and a way for you to show your love for the music that you listen to (Zune Social profiles).

Even the devices ended up on the sexy side – well, once you got past that brick of a first device. v2 and the Zune HD were wonderfully designed music players, that complimented the service very well.

In 2018, through several changes, fits, and starts, that’s all gone, and in its place is well…

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