Scott Hanselman is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. He was also involved in the MVP and Regional Director programs and is an avid speaker on the topic of computing.
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 25 Jul 2014 04:22
Scott Hanselman writes "....A lot of people don't realize that Windows supports a LOT of different languages out of the box. After Windows 7 and now with Windows 8 and 8.1, you can add keyboards to dozens of languages without buying or downloading anything. You have..."
Read more » How to add a keyboard and write in YOUR language in Windows for free
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 21 Jul 2014 06:11
Scott Hanselman writes "....The wife and the boys and I are often in the car for 30 minutes or more, heading off to various activities or events. We live pretty far outside of town, and when we need to head into the city, it's almost an hour. While we have lots of music,..."
Read more » Parenting Tip: Star Wars Audiobooks, Family, and narrator Marc Thompson
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Jul 2014 05:43
Scott Hanselman writes "....There's an ancient cliché that drives a lot of my thinking about personal productivity. "Excessive busy-ness is a common form of laziness." Busy-ness in the Tibetan tradition is considered the most extreme form of laziness...."
Read more » Personal Productivity: Business vs. busyness vs. laziness
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 12 Jul 2014 06:15
Scott Hanselman writes "....I have a "whenever I get around to doing it" Newsletter of Wonderful Things. Why a newsletter? I dunno. It seems more personal somehow. Fight me. You can view all the previous newsletters here. You can sign up here to the Newsletter of..."
Read more » Hanselman's Newsletter of Wonderful Things: June 2nd, 2014
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 09 Jul 2014 06:15
Scott Hanselman writes "....I have an iPhone 5s and every once in a while my wife and would be texting and I would send her a and she would be like "why you sending me a square?" Then later she got a Nokia 1020 and then we could send each other Emoji's back and forth 😄 😃 😀..."
Read more » How to enter and use Emoji on Windows 8.1
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 07 Jul 2014 06:43
Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm forever looking for tools that can make me a more effective remote worker. I'm still working remotely from Portland, Oregon for folks in Redmond, Washington. You might think that a nice standard HD webcam is enough to talk to your remote..."
Read more » Review: Logitech ConferenceCam CC3000e - A fantastic pan tilt zoom camera and speaker for remote workers
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 03 Jul 2014 20:23
Scott Hanselman writes "....Did you miss out on DotNetConf when it streamed LIVE just a few weeks ago? Don't you worry, it's all recorded and online for you to stream or download! We are happy happy to announce that we’re planning another .NET Conf to be happening in a few..."
Read more » Catch up on all the videos from DotNetConf Spring 2014
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 30 Jun 2014 07:49
Scott Hanselman writes "....The state of healthcare reporting is just abysmal. It's all link-bait. It's fun to write things like "Random Joe invents cure for diabetes in his garage, saves dying 5 year old." It's surely less fun to read them with you're the one with..."
Read more » Diabetics: It's fun to say Bionic Pancreas but how about a reality check