Microsoft Events in Middle East & Africa

Thanks to my colleague, Renat Minazhdinov, who put together this list of launch related events in MEA. Country City Date Description Audience Algeria Algiers April 21 Visual Studio 2010 and Office 2010 Launch Devs, ITPro, CIOs Egypt Cairo May 10-12 Visual Studio 2010 and SQL Server 2008 R2 Launch Days Devs, ITPro, CIOs Gulf Dubai,…


Scheduling against multiple time zones with Outlook 2010

Although not a new feature, the ability for Outlook to cast your calendar in multiple time zones is quite a useful one, as the work teams get more and more geographically dispersed.  It is easy to set up.  Find out how to set up multiple time zones in Outlook on SlingAlibi. Technorati Tags: Office 2010


Work for Microsoft for the Middle East & Africa

Microsoft Middle East & Africa (MEA) is a dynamic and rapidly growing region when it comes to our technology platform. To mirror this, we have a slew of jobs in the region that we are actively hiring for.  Click on any of the links to view the job details, and then click the Apply to…


<<F L Y B I N G >> – Dubai to NYC and back in 12 seconds

In this article, we’ll cover how you can build your own customized 3D tour with no code using Bing Search.  This is a great way to share your local points of interest (like the stunning Burj Al Arab – warm sun bathing photo taken two days ago my frigid friends) with friends and family. This…


Soar high into the Cloud with Michael Jordan

Although most of you may know my former teammate Sam Chenaur for his role as the acclaimed Policeman #2, he is actually now better known for his role on Nike’s Cloud Computing effort -  the Mosaic 23/25 project- a poster child for social networked media – and a shining example of how a company can…


MSDN Events Presents: The MSDN Metro Roadshow

Come meet your Microsoft New York Metro Evangelism Team! Join my colleague, Peter Laudati and I, for free pre-launch training – This is a big launch year for developers, so let us help you prepare to hit the ground running when .NET 4.0, Visual Studio 2010, and SQL Server come out this year and next. …


Diary of a Microsoft blog – the early days. A true story. Happening in real time.

LIVING WIKI: This means that this blog post will get updated frequently with more content in it’s new spot on SlingAlibi. This blog has moved! Resubscribe to the new location: SlingAlibi feed This is the story of how to get an online presence set up from the POV of a Microsoft technology advocate (and employee). …


MSDN Roadshow – New York City Follow up

LIVING WIKI: This means that this blog post will get updated frequently with more content.   We kicked off our roadshow with our first stop in New York City. Thanks to all of you who came!  We had close to 70 people.  I promised to follow up with my code samples, deck etc. etc.  This…