Thomas Gruver has one of the coolest jobs at Microsoft; he helped create and run our
Workplace of the Future, also know as the
CIW. His day involved dreaming up what the future will look like for office workers and presenting that to Microsoft executives and industry leaders. Find out more…
Laura FoyOct 31, 2012 at 5:04PM3
The Build hackathon is underway and loads of developers are hard at work creating apps for Windows 8, Windows Azure and Windows Phone 8. I stopped by just as they kicked off and caught some of the pre-event excitement. Take a look!
Christian Belady is the general manager of Data Center Services for Microsoft’s Global Foundation Services (GFS) group. He is responsible for driving the strategy and delivery of server and facility development worldwide, including research, engineering, construction, and operations for Microsoft’s…
As we all know, last week's build conference created some major news buzz. In the midst of all the bold headlines, here's a story you might have missed- but will definitely appreciate if you are a developer looking to earn some extra cash.
Halloween has arrived yet again and the time for scary stories and fright fests has begun. Let Microsoft haunt your dreams and please enjoy the latest addition to our Halloween Series...which may or may NOT be fictional. Happy haunting- have a spooky day! Here's some of our past terrifying short…
This year at the PDC we took advantage of the large amount of students creating apps for the new Windows Phone 7. In this clip I sat down with 5 students from across the globe to learn about how they spent their time at the PDC and what apps that had each created. Good stuff!
Get: professional & hobbyist developers Who: want to develop Windows 8 or Windows Phone 8 apps To: develop apps for social good By: giving them the necessary resources to develop and publish apps (i.e. Generation App), incentives, and prizes Because: Microsoft wants to populate the…
Laura FoyJul 29, 2013 at 11:19AM1
Launching today on the Windows 8 platform is this super useful new application. 9slides gives your presentations personality and makes sharing full experiences easier than ever. Check out this clip and see how this business and application came about.
It seems the magnitude and thoughtfulness of Microsoft never ceases to amaze me. I recently learned about a team called the Disability Employee Resource Group and found out they do some AMAZING things for Microsoft. Initially I was intrigued by the offering of free sign language classes, but as…
I met with Microsoft's Chief research and Strategy officer,
Craig Mundie, to discuss how science and information technology can solve the worlds biggest problems. He focuses on the environment and demonstrates work from the Computational Science Group out of
Microsoft Research Cambridge (U.K.).…