Western Digital TV Live–Windows 7 Logo PR

"Microsoft is pleased that Western Digital has earned the Compatible with Windows 7 logo and is supporting the Play To feature with WD TV Live HD media player," said Mark Relph, senior director, Windows Ecosystem Product Management at Microsoft Corp. "Now more than 100 million Windows 7 customers will have an affordable and easy way…


I love my job.  I really do.  Not everyone gets to say that with as much passion as I can, so it’s a special privilege to be in this position (particularly in this economy). I believe that my role here at Microsoft Ca nada is one of the best in all of Microsoft.  The mission…


itWorldCanada – Microsoft extends RIA push with Silverlight 3.0 beta

“Microsoft Corp. revealed the beta version of Silverlight 3.0 and previewed Expression Blend 3 at its MIX09 conference in Las Vegas. Rich-Internet Applications from Canadian customers CTV, Workopolis.com, and Innovapost” Read More: http://www.itworldcanada.com/a/Daily-News/e77ebf46-1728-4b99-9434-05ae5063b702.html


CTV first Canadian network to offer high definition video online (done in Silverlight!)

http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/show/CTVShows/20090317/hd_beta_announced_090317/20090317/ High definition streaming video is now just a click away for online viewers across Canada. CTV.ca, Canada’s online destination for news, sports and entertainment, is bringing high definition video to the computer screens of Canadians with the launch of the CTV HD Beta Player. CTV becomes the first Canadian network to deliver HD quality…


411.ca & Virtual Earth

  Today 411.ca announced their new site design, along with the integration with Virtual Earth. 411.ca Enhances Local Search Experience For Canadians Microsoft Virtual Earth and Facebook-sharing among options on new website TORONTO, July 2 /CNW/ – 411.ca, Canada’s local search engine, has unveiled their newly re-vamped website to help Canadians connect with local businesses…


In The Press: BlueSky Award Winner

From CRN: Sitemasher wins inaugural Blue Sky Award Posted Thursday , June 5, 2008 by Robert Dutt Vancouver-based Sitemasher has won the first-ever Blue Sky Award for ISV innovation from Microsoft Canada. The award, which was kicked off in March, was presented Thursday at Microsoft Canada’s ISV Leadership Summit at its Mississauga, ON headquarters. To…


In The Press: Microsoft Canada’s EnergizeIT aims to wow students into IT

Microsoft Canada’s EnergizeIT aims to wow students into IT http://www.connectitnews.com/canada/story.cfm?item=5766 30 May, 2008 By Liam Lahey With over 2,000 IT community members expected to attend last Saturday’s Microsoft Canada Co.’s annual EnergizeIT event at the Toronto Congress Centre, one executive says though the extraordinarily unique event is in fact a celebration of IT, the focus…


In The Press: Cloud Computing For The Little guy

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/partners/free/techSMB/cloud.html Cloud computing for the little guy A growing number of small business operators are finding cloud services can prove invaluable in streamlining their day-to-day work functions BY DENISE DEVEAU   When on the road, Brad Compton, an independent mortgage broker with Invis Financial in Toronto doesn’t need a laptop any more. But he can…


More On EnergizeIT

EnergizeIT Shows Why Anything is Possible Within the Canadian IT Community Hosted by Microsoft Canada, annual event is designed to educate, recognize leaders in the community, and showcase the latest technologies MISSISSAUGA, ON – May 20, 2008 – Microsoft Canada Co.’s annual EnergizeIT event will provide more than 2,000 IT professionals, developers, designers, architects, students…


On CP24 talking about Dreamspark…..

I was on CP24 yesterday talking about DreamSpark which is a program that enables students to download Microsoft developer and design tools at no charge. Video: Dreamspark From Microsoft