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Code to Win!

Posted on February 7, 2014 by

Our team at Microsoft is excited to announce the return of the Windows 8 Student App Madness Challenge! Create and publish a Windows 8 app by April 14th, 2014 and you could win* a $50 gift card. Promote your app and receive 100 downloads for the chance to win* an additional $50 gift card. Microsoft […]

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Want to be a Microsoft Evangelist?

Posted on November 14, 2013 by

We’ve got an opening on our team! If you live in the Columbus or Cincinnati, Ohio area and are interesting in joining a fun team with great people and challenging work, being a Technical Evangelist is for you! More details at the job posting site, but here are the posted qualifications: 8+ years of experience […]

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MoDev Windows $10K App Contest

Posted on October 3, 2013 by

Just this week on 10/1, some of our friends over at MoDev announced a contest, for a chance to win cash prizes, totaling $10K.  My favorite part, is that you can actually control whether or not you win, with a public vote, which will occur after the contest entry period ends on 12/31.  You just […]

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VMware or Microsoft? – The Complete Series

Posted on October 2, 2013 by

Some of the guys on my team have created an AMAZING series of blog posts comparing Windows Server and Hyper-V to VMWare’s offerings. Here’s a complete list of the entire series – you should DEFINITELY take a look… Date Article Author Aug 12, 2013 Series Introduction Kevin Remde – @KevinRemde Aug 13, 2013 What is […]

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App Enthusiasts

Posted on September 30, 2013 by

Today marks the launch of the App Enthusiasts application for Windows Phone and Windows 8! App Enthusiasts showcases applications created by developers around the world on Windows Phone and Windows 8. Stay up to date with the coolest creations by students, indie developers, and companies in your area. App Enthusiasts can filter apps by region, […]

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Upcoming Microsoft Events

Posted on August 24, 2013 by

Hey all – the team is starting up a new round of Microsoft events – they’re similar to what we used to do with DevCares and MSDN Events (if you can remember back that far) but all have an education + hands on component to them.  This schedule is for all of Central Region, and […]

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Game On!

Posted on May 24, 2013 by

Want to quickly build and publish a Windows 8 game? Here’s your chance! Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned pro, the Game On Virtual Event is for you. This FREE event covers everything you need to develop, upload and publish a Windows 8 game to the Windows Store. With GameMaker: Studio from YoYo Games, […]

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Windows Phone 8 Starter Kit for WordPress

Posted on February 5, 2013 by

After many emails, and much procrastination, I finally had a chance tonight to update the Windows Phone Starter Kit for WordPress over to Windows Phone 8 and update it to support WordPress 3.5.1. For those of you running the old WP7 version, the changes you need to make to support WordPress 3.5.1 are pretty simple, […]

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CowTown Code Camp

Posted on January 7, 2013 by

Cory, Teresa, and the folks over at the Fort Worth .NET User Group have finally realized a lifelong dream – a code camp based in Fort Worth for the Fort Worth .NET Community! Announcing the CowTown Code Camp! Those of you in the North Dallas area, please be advised that the CowTown Code Camp is […]

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Want to be a Microsoft Evangelist?

Posted on January 1, 2013 by

Once in a great while, a job opening on our team will come available. As this doesn’t happen that often, I wanted to make sure to share that news with everyone so that we get a good sampling of candidates submitting for the position. As many of you know, I’ve been with Microsoft for almost […]

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