Virtual Ark struggling to find a good developer

I got an email recently from Emma Pudney, EVP Product Strategy of a new startup called Virtual Ark. I’ve known Emma for ages, going back to the early days of ninemsn and the team from Hostworks in Adelaide. So, when Emma asks for help, I’m going to try and assist. This is the job description…


Microsoft /web : Web AI & Web PI

There were two announcements from a few weeks back, which may have been missed amidst the news of Azure, Windows 7, etc Microsoft Web Platform Installer The Web Platform Installer Beta (Web PI) provides a single, free package for installing and configuring Microsoft’s entire Web Platform, including IIS7, Visual Web Developer 2008 Express Edition, SQL…

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Stories of Microsoft partners doing cool stuff

I came across these sites featuring stories of Microsoft partners who are doing cool stuff Blue Acacia Builds Web Solution; End Users Build Motorcycles … in 3D Out-of-the-Box web design helps Pink and Yellow Media deliver The rational is explained at the bottom of the page About this page This Space is part of a…

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What Are We Talking About On My Panel At Mix08?

I’ve got a panel at Mix08 and since Mix08 is only a week away, I had better get my act together and do some prep work. The panel details again: Web 2.0 and Beyond: What Is the Business Reality? Wednesday, March 5 4:30 PM – 5:45 PM, Delfino 4101A Speaker(s): Frank Arrigo (Microsoft), Bryan Biniak…

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My MIX08 Panel : Web 2.0 and Beyond: What Is the Business Reality?

The details about the panel I’m hosting at MIX08 is up Web 2.0 and Beyond: What Is the Business Reality? Speaker(s): Frank Arrigo (Microsoft), Bryan Biniak (CEO Jacked), Tim Kendall (Facebook), Loic Le Meur (CEO Seesmic), Chris Saad (CEO Faraday Media) Audience(s): Business Session Type: Panel While Web 2.0 and beyond sites, built on the…

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MIX08 Panel Accepted : Now the work begins!

The panel I proposed for MIX 08 has been accepted. The name has been tweaked a bit Web 2.0 and beyond — What is the Business Reality? As has the abstract While Web 2.0 and beyond sites are built on the family of technologies that encompass it are undeniably cool, the question remains — how…

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MIX08 Panel: Can you make money on Web 2.0?

As I said in an earlier post, I am working on Mix08 Panels One of the panels is looking at the sustainability of Web 2.0 firms, exploring the theme that there is more than advertising money to be made in the Web 2.0 space I haven’t approached any panel members yet, but I am thinking of a…

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Popfly Beta Today : Open to All

JohnMont has the news Popfly Beta Today Today, Steve Ballmer announced at the Web 2.0 Summit that Popfly has moved from closed alpha to open beta; we’ve lifted the invitation-only restriction and anyone with a Live ID can now browse to the site, create an account, and start building and embedding mashups. So what’s new in…

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Web 2.0 Summit Mashup Aggregator

Wishing you were are the Web 2.0 Summit? Follow what’s happening with the Web 2.0 Summit Mashup Aggregator Really looking forward to hear the news from the event Technorati Tags: web20summit

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Microsoft Startup Accelerator program

Don Dodge (and others) had the news last week Microsoft’s Emerging Business Team announced today the Microsoft Startup Accelerator Program. The program is designed to help high potential software startups get access to Microsoft people and programs, guidance on future directions, and support to accelerate their success. The Emerging Business Team, the group I work in,…

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