Profound, Profane, and Perfectly Capable

by Douglas Crets, Developer Evangelist at Microsoft Bizspark Building Robots for the Blind, and Other Apps for Culture Whenever you see the name Ahmed Siddiqui, you think good things. He’s part of Startup Weekend, the organizer of the 54-hour non-hackathon startup building non-profit conference series that camped out at Microsoft’s Silicon Valley Headquarters this past…


Gaming Gig – Kinect for Windows @Mega

By Claire Lee This weekend – if you are signed up for the Gaming track at Mega Startup Weekend, you have the chance to meet with Adam Smith – Lead Developer, Kinect for Windows SDK. He and the rest of the Kinect for Windows team bring Kinect technology to the Windows platform, unlocking a broad range of novel applications…


Calling all MEGA Startup Weekenders!

By Claire Lee The Windows team is in town this week from rainy Redmond to give you world-class, expert training on how to build Windows 8 apps that rock! If you haven’t heard, Windows 8 is currently in preview and is going to be the next version of Windows that runs great on tablets, laptops,…