Monthly Archive: July 2012

Jul 25

Can technology save my day?

Griffin playing games on "his" Windows 8 laptop...

I recently went to Toronto to attend the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, a conference of some 16,000 Microsoft partners. At this event I found an unlikely saviour for a problem that has been dogging my digital life for some time now. First off, I am a music lover. I love all sorts of music from …

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Jul 14

The onwards progression of mankind

Griffin reads his bedtime story to me via Skype when I am away

Having just come back from Toronto where I stayed for a week while attending the incredible Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC 2012), I have had a fair amount of travel time to think and reflect on all manner of things. Admittedly, most of this has centred around Microsoft and their technology and Mimecast and our partner ecosystem. …

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Jul 12

Yes you CANada!

Air Canada Centre

This past week has seen me running around with Mimecast at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto, Canada. I arrived last Saturday and we immediatley got off to a good start with dinner with the team and a couple of drinks. On Sunday, Nick, Paul and I went to have brekkers and watch Andy Murray give …

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