HTC HD2 coming in January

It is the Christmas present that is worth the wait ‘til January!  The HTC HD2 You can win 1 of 5 HTC HD2 Windows phones by visiting telling the team in 25 words or less how the HTC HD2 will improve your life. Needless to say, I WANT ONE.


MSDN LinkedIn Group

Most of the Aussie DPE Team are on LinkedIn and I thought I’d create a local MSDN group for Australian Developers to enable some discussion. Click here to join. We’re going to use LinkedIn to ask Developers if there’s interest in participating in the Azure platform community technology preview (with the launch scheduled for March)….


Introducing FranklySpeaking

Two of our Developer Evangelists, Andrew Coates and Michael Kordahi (as seen in the “we’re looking for a boss” video) have setup a new podcast, “FranklySpeaking”. It’s a great listen and if you’re interested in technology, I think you’ll enjoy it too…  Let the boys know what you think…


Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4 Update

Big news today from ScottGu’s blog is that there will be another public preview release of VS2010 and .NET 4 before shipping the final product. Read on for an excerpt from Scott’s blog for why… In October we shipped the public Beta 2 release of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4.  The feedback on the…


Are you a Hero? Sign up for AU$150

The Search is on… we are looking for Australia’s Certification Heroes! We want to hear from you if becoming Microsoft Certified has helped change your career by making you more valuable in your current role or by helping you gain a promotion. Every month we will be showcasing a new Australia Certification Hero as well…