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  • Blog Post: .NET AppFest Revolution Begins

    Coming to Ontario cities in September, October, November, these 2-day interactive AppFests are where you’ll learn from top experts how to design, develop, deploy and support your apps on Windows 8, Windows Phone, and Windows Azure. Now that everyone is done with vacations, the kids are back at daycare...
  • Blog Post: You Know You Want To Learn How To Build Windows 8 Apps

    Have you downloaded and installed the consumer preview of Windows 8 yet? If not, what are you waiting for? Download it onto a dev machine and give it a try. Once you do, you’ll see that things are different. As a developer, that’s something to be totally excited about – new app models...
  • Blog Post: A Vision Needs a Roadmap

    You know the projects you’re currently working on and the technologies you use to get them done. But what about future projects? What would they be using? The people that can answer that are the developers and architects that not only keep themselves up to date with technologies of today, but that also...
  • Blog Post: Awesome resources for Developers Tools, Languages and Framework track at TechDays

    I don’t know for you, but each time I go to a conference, I always want to put my hands into the new technology I just learn. I’m sure that it’s the case for you, so I wanted to give you a one-stop place where you’ll be able to get everything you need to do this with the sessions...
  • Blog Post: What’s Next in Software Delivery?

    Come and find out! Sam Guckenheimer, ALM expert, product planner for Visual Studio, and author of “Agile Software Engineering with Visual Studio: From Concept to Continuous Feedback” is coming to Toronto to talk about exactly that: “What’s Next in Software Delivery”, If...
  • Blog Post: TechDays 2011: Developer Tools, Languages, Frameworks & awesomeness

    I can’t believe that TechDays is already there. In 3 weeks, we will be in Toronto (October 25-26) to start the tour. After Toronto, we will go in Vancouver (November 15-16) and Montreal (November 29-30) to give you a full two days of awesoness around the technology you love. This week, you’ll...
  • Blog Post: Coffee & Code Toronto

    Remember the Coffee & Code Joey was doing in Toronto? It’s the perfect place to code on your project in a casual environment, grab a good coffee, talk about technology and meet others passionate like you. Put a X on your agenda as we will do one in Toronto the 29th of August at Starbucks...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 7 Hackfest in Ajax This Saturday!

    Guest post by Atley Hunter ( @atleyhunter ) Hackfest? If you’re in the Toronto area and you’ve been meaning to write apps for Windows Phone 7, there’s a Hackfest near you this coming Saturday, May 14th!  · If you have an idea for an app but don’t know how to build apps for Windows Phone, this event...
  • Blog Post: Windows Azure Developer Deep Dive

    Are you currently evaluating Windows Azure as a means of deploying your solutions at scale? Perhaps your organization has already committed to the Cloud model and now you, the developer and/or architect, need to get up to speed on how to architect and develop solutions for the Cloud. Better yet, are...
  • Blog Post: Azure at the Movies: Get In the Cloud

    When was the last time you had a chance to go to the movie theatre during the day? More importantly, when was the last time you learned something new at the movie theatre? Well Azure at the Movies will not only get you out to the ScotiaBank Theatre on May 5, 2011 from 9 AM to noon, but it will also guarantee...
  • Blog Post: Hello, World!

    Greetings and salutations. I’m Jonathan – the newest member of the Canadian DPE team , writing to introduce myself to you. For as long as I can remember, I have been checking Microsoft Careers to give me something to target my career towards. I’d read through job postings for various...
  • Blog Post: Toronto Area SharePoint Saturday: Saturday November 13th at Microsoft Canada HQ

    “Want a job? Learn SharePoint!” said the article in O’Reilly Radar last year. The U.S. and Canadian federal governments, banks, businesses and all manner of organizations with lots of people, projects and collaboration love SharePoint and are looking for developers. The natural follow-up to “Want a job...
  • Blog Post: CloudCamp Toronto Next Week!

    Creative Commons photo by Abeeeer On Tuesday, October 26th , CloudCamp will be visiting the fine city of Toronto ! You can register NOW and I would strongly encourage you to do so: Location Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building 255 Front Street West Toronto, Ontario M5V 2W6 Schedule...
  • Blog Post: Local Flavours Track for TechDays Toronto

    Creative Commons photo by Free Flower In March, we announced that the Local Flavours Track would be featured in all eight cities and ever since our general call for presentation abstracts , the response we’ve received from technical professionals across Canada has been absolutely amazing. In fact, as...
  • Blog Post: Drupal Camp Toronto 2010

    Drupal Camp Toronto 2010 is happening in Toronto today and tomorrow! It’s a gathering to discuss all things Drupal , featuring keynote speakers such as ones: Dries Buytaert , Jeff Eaton , and Mark Brown . It’s at a nice, central, easy-to-get-to location, the Toronto Reference Library (a few steps north...
  • Blog Post: Ottawa and Toronto Coffee and Codes on Thursday October 14

    Just a reminder: there are a couple of Coffee and Codes this week… Ottawa: Join developer/trainer Colin Melia and IT Pro Evangelist/destroyer-of-technology Rick Claus as they set up office on Thursday, October 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Bridgehead Coffee House at 109 Bank Street (at Albert...
  • Blog Post: A Scene from Today’s Windows Phone 7 Coffee and Code

    A test version of Smiles running on my WP7 device. In between chatting with developers who dropped by today’s Coffee and Code in downtown Toronto and getting some work done, I’ve been playing Smiles (pictured above), an incredibly cute and incredibly addictive puzzle game by London, ON-based development...
  • Blog Post: Montreal/Toronto/Edmonton Event Reminders

    Deployment Clinic Today in Montreal Deployment clinics are a little more formal than Coffee and Codes. You can book an exclusive timeslot to deploy and test apps to a Windows Phone 7 device, and there’s one taking place all day at Microsoft’s Montreal office ( 2000 Avenue McGill College , 4th floor)...
  • Blog Post: Toronto’s Hot Tech Scene

    Sarah Prevette addresses the SproutUp crowd. Photo by Brett Gundlock for the National Post . “On almost any given weeknight,” goes the article in today’s National Post , Sprouting a Hotbed , “there is an event in Toronto somewhere where the technology crowd convenes to talk about the smartphone applications...
  • Blog Post: This Week’s Coffee and Codes / Deployment Clinics

    Creative Commons photo by “Demion”. Join us as we make ourselves available to you so you can try out a real live Windows Phone 7 device and see how your apps work on the real thing. We’ve got a couple of Coffee and Codes and one deployment clinic this week: Wednesday, September 29 in Montreal (Coffee...
  • Blog Post: DemoCamp Toronto 27: Wednesday, October 6th

    Number 27 already? DemoCamp is “show and tell” for the bright lights of the local tech and startup scene, where they get to talk about their current projects in front of a group of their peers. Although its format has undergone many changes through the years, the spirit remains the same: An emphasis...
  • Blog Post: This Week’s Coffee and Codes

    This week, we’re having Coffee and Codes in Ottawa and Toronto! Coffee and Code is where we work out of a cafe so that we’re easy to find. Come and talk to us, ask us questions about Microsoft tools and technologies, the industry, career, whatever! We’re also here to help you deploy apps to Windows Phone...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Windows Phone 7 Coffee and Codes / Deployment Clinics [Updated]

    Update (Sept. 21 @ 6:15 p.m. EDT): Made some corrections to the schedule. We’re out there, and we want to help you with your Windows Phone 7 development by giving you a chance to deploy your apps to an advance-release Windows Phone 7 device for testing! We’ll be in the following cities on the following...
  • Blog Post: This Week: TechDays Vancouver and Mobile Innovation Week Toronto

    There’s some interesting stuff going on in the Canadian tech world this week, on nearly opposite ends of the country. I’ll be at both, starting in Vancouver from Monday to Thursday, and ending the back back home in Toronto. TechDays 2010, Vancouver (Tuesday and Wednesday) On Tuesday and Wednesday, Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Early Bird Prices for TechDays Toronto Disappear Soon!

    Time is running out: If you’re thinking about attending TechDays Toronto , you’d better register soon! The CAD$349.99 “early bird” price is in effect, but only until Thursday, September 16th. After that, you have to pay full price to attend, which is nearly double the “early bird” price. Don’t miss the...
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