About Richard Hay

Richard is the Owner/Editor of WindowsObserver.com and has been involved in tech for over 30 years. His first website – AnotherWin95.com – came online in 1995. Back then he used GeoCities Web Hosting for it and what you see here today is the result of the work he has continued on the site since 1995. In January 2010 his community contributions were recognized by Microsoft when he was awarded the Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award for Windows Desktop Experience. In January 2011 he was renewed as a Microsoft MVP but in a new category called Windows Expert - Consumer and he has been a Microsoft MVP ever since.

Observed Tech PODCAST Episode 166 #OTP

Welcome to Episode 166 of Observed Tech. This is another one of those shows that is jam packed full of Windows 10 goodness since we have now seen two new builds in the last 9 days and three since lat...

Observed Tech PODCAST Episode 165 #OTP

Welcome to Episode 165 of Observed Tech. In this Ghostbusters edition of the show I cross show streams and wrap up Build 2015 and kick off Ignite 2015. While Build only had about 2,000 attendees it ...

Observed Tech PODCAST Episode 164 #OTP

Welcome to Episode 164 of Observed Tech. This is our pre BUILD 2015 show where we discuss what we expect to hear about this week at Microsoft's big developer event in San Francisco which kicks of Wed...