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Podcast by John White & Jason Himmelstein

Podcast by John White & Jason Himmelstein

Location:

United States

Description:

Podcast by John White & Jason Himmelstein

Twitter:

@bifocalshow

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 242 - Power BI November 2022 Feature Summary

11/28/2022
This is episode 242 recorded November 23th, 2022 where John & Jason talk about the November 2022 Power BI updates which include New Power BI Color Accent, Create dynamic slicers using field parameters, New way to upload Power BI and Excel files, and Formatted Tables Authoring Experience updates. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:35:31

Episode 241 - Exciting Paginated Reports News!

11/12/2022
This is episode 241 recorded November 11th, 2022 where John & Jason talk about the big news from Microsoft about Paginated Reports now being available to Power BI Pro users, Save a copy of a report & Collapse navigation pane in Organizational App, and Improvements to chart sharing and copy as image are coming soon. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:30:03

Episode 240 - Interview with Mohammad Ali

11/7/2022
This is episode 240 recorded November 2nd, 2022 where Jason talks to Mohammad Ali, Principal Group Program Manager for the Creator Experiences in Power BI at Microsoft, about what his team announced at Microsoft Ignite, and his viewpoint on the near term and long-term vision for the future of Power BI. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:35:10

Episode 239 - Power BI News Update

10/31/2022
This is episode 239 recorded October 27th, 2022 where John & Jason cover the Power BI related news from the past few weeks including AAD-based filtration for Power BI Datamarts, the Power Query SDK for Visual Studio Code, and Cross-tenant Power BI Dataset Sharing. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:27:53

Episode 238 - Power BI October 2022 Feature Summary

10/20/2022
This is episode 238 recorded October 20th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the October 2022 Power BI updates which include the new experimental Quick Measure Suggestions, Improved PBIX downloading options, and DAX formula editing in the Desktop Model view. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:29:38

Episode 237 - Power BI announcements from Microsoft Ignite 2022

10/13/2022
This is episode 237 recorded October 6th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the announcements made at Microsoft Ignite 2022 including Explore and interact with Power BI reports directly from OneDrive and SharePoint, Contextual on-object interaction with Power BI visuals, Data model editing in the Power BI Service, more! For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:29:23

Episode 236 - Power BI September 2022 Feature Summary

10/6/2022
This is episode 236 recorded October 6th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the September 2022 Power BI updates which include Conditional formatting for data labels, Cross-Tenant Dataset Sharing, Hierarchical axis by default, and Paginated reports data preview. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:42:29

Episode 235 - Interview with Ed Senez

9/13/2022
This is episode 235 recorded September 13th, 2022 where John & Jason talk to Ed Senez, CEO of tyGraph, about the big announcement in his & John's world and about what tyGraph is up to today and moving forward. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:27:39

Episode 234 - Interview with Alex Powers

8/31/2022
This is episode 234 recorded August 26th, 2022 where John & Jason talk to Alex Powers, Senior Program Manager on the Power BI CAT Team at Microsoft, about his journey into Power BI, his Power Query everything world view, automating the world, and the awesome Power BI Community. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:35:14

Episode 233 - Power BI August 2022 Feature Summary

8/16/2022
This is episode 233 recorded August 12th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the August 2022 Power BI updates which include conditional formatting for data labels, mobile formatting now supports text box visuals, DAX Editor improvements, and more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:26:13

Episode 232 - Power BI- 2022 release wave 2 plan

7/25/2022
This is episode 232 recorded July 18th, 2022 where John & Jason talk about the Microsoft Power Platform: 2022 release wave 2 plan and go over the items specific to Power BI including Query Scale-out, Dataset authoring in the Power BI Service, and Power Query Diagram view in Power BI Desktop. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:35:28

Episode 231 - Power BI July 2022 Feature Summary

7/18/2022
This is episode 231 recorded July 17th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the July 2022 Power BI updates which include Release Notes & Ideas Updates, Error Bars goes GA, Filled Map for Azure Maps visual, a new DAX function called NETWORKDAYS, and connect to Datamarts in preview. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:37:03

Episode 230 - Interview with Priya Sathy

6/29/2022
This is episode 230 recorded June 28th, 2022 where John & Jason talk to Priya Sathy, Group Program Manager in the Microsoft Intelligence Data Platform & the head of Product Management for Data Warehouse in Power BI, about the new datamarts feature in Power BI that is now in public preview. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:30:45

Episode 229 - Power BI June 2022 Feature Summary

6/20/2022
This is episode 229 recorded June 17th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the June 2022 Power BI updates which include Connect to Datamarts in preview, Power BI Data Story Telling updates, and announcing the Data Hub in Power BI. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:32:03

Episode 228 - Catching up on the Power BI news

6/8/2022
This is episode 228 recorded June 7th, 2022 where John & Jason review the Power BI news from the past several weeks including Analyze in Excel Workbooks are now saved to OneDrive, the new Known Issues page for Power BI, refresh with the Power BI REST API, and the new Formatted Tables feature in powerbi.com. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:28:13

Episode 227 - Interview with Treb Gatte about Power BI metrics

6/1/2022
This is episode 227 recorded May 27th, 2022 where John & Jason talk to Treb Gatte, CEO of Marquee Insights & Data Platform MVP, about the change from Power BI Goals to Power BI metrics and much more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:31:46

Episode 226 - Power BI announcements from Microsoft Build 2022

5/24/2022
This is episode 226 recorded May 24th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the Power BI announcements from Microsoft Build 2022 such as changing from Power BI Goals to Power BI metrics, new Power BI integration in PowerPoint, and the public preview of datamarts in the Power BI service. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:29:04

Episode 225 - Power BI May 2022 Feature Summary

5/18/2022
This is episode 225 recorded May 17th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the May 2022 Power BI updates which include field parameters, improvements to Power BI subscription management, Canvas zoom, and more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:29:21

Episode 224 - Power BI April 2022 Feature Summary

5/15/2022
This is episode 224 recorded live at 365EduCon in Seattle on May 13th, 2022 where John & Jason go over the April 2022 Power BI updates and an update on the state of BIFocal.show & it's hosts. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:27:47

Episode 223 - Interview with Laura Rogers

4/11/2022
This is episode 223 recorded on April 6th, 2022 where John & Jason talk to Laura Rogers, Microsoft MVP and CEO of IWMentor.com, about the role of training in the information worker space, her approach to helping people learn Power Apps, and her weekly YouTube live show, Power Hour. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:24:29