Focus on Windows Apps for health: Create a behavioural record for children with autism with ABPathfinder’s Parent Pathway

This post is part of an occasional series about health-focused apps for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone. If you’ve developed a health or wellness app on a Windows platform and you’d like to be considered for this series, leave a link to your app in the comments. Raising a child with autism comes with a…


Civil Service Live 2014 – Learn to fight “Infobesity” and reimagine your organisation with Dave Coplin

  The numbers don’t lie. Workers are positively drowning in data. But at the same time, they’re starved for information. How is that even possible? At Civil Service Live 2014, Microsoft Chief Envisioning Officer Dave Coplin (@dcoplin) will exploring our relationship with information – and how we can learn to love the digital deluge instead of fearing it.   The…


Video: Watch what happens when staff at Seattle Children’s Hospital get their hands on the new Surface Pro 3

Surface Pro 3 will launch later this summer in the UK. But at Seattle Children’s Hospital, the device is already poised to change how clinicians interact with patients, process notes and get more done each day. Clinicians at Seattle Children’s Hospital wanted to be able work flexibly for all the usual reasons. They wanted to…


Civil Service Live 2014 – Discover what a day of smarter working really looks like

 The way we work is changing and technology is allowing us to work when, where and how we choose. Microsoft will be exploring that transformation in a very literal way with its stand at Civil Service Live 2014. At Civil Service Live London we’ll be showing off the latest innovative devices coupled with best-in-class cloud-based productivity tools….


Dutch hospital monitors hygiene compliance with Windows 8 app

I’ll admit I’m a little partial to the Dutch. My father-in-law, now deceased, was a Dutchman. Hence we spend a lot of time in my family feeling a special bond with the Netherlands. I’ve also had the opportunity to visit Holland several times over the years to work with my Microsoft colleagues and meet with…